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Bob Magruder’s passing brings back many memories of his Army and family past

Barbara and I went to a "wake" for Bob Magruder on September 27, 2018. We took a bunch of Photos of the event held at the Jefferson Funeral Chapel in Alexandria, Virginia. Here is the photoshow of the event hosted by his widow, Angie. http://www.photoshow.com/watch/bv5YK7PD https://youtu.be/8ARBG27gL9A short slide show Facebook-https://www.facebook.com/Steve167/videos/10217253584394541/...

Bob Magruder dies

https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/washingtonpost/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=190279786 Bob Magruder, whose father designe the B-26 Marauder died September 17, 2018/  ROBERT BRUCE MAGRUDER (Age 76) Col US Army (Ret.) The quintessential soldier's soldier, West-Point class of 1964, career soldier, artillery, and three time All-American swimmer, passed away on Monday, September 17, 2018. Robert was the son of the late Peyton Magruder and Julia Motley-Magruder. Loving husband to Angie for 50 years; father to Cynthia Magruder, and Scott Magruder (Venus); Brother of Marshall Magruder (Lucy) and the late Douglas Magruder, KIA Vietnam. A kinder man there never was. Relatives and friends may call at Jefferson Funeral Chapel, 5755 Castlewellan Dr., Alexandria VA on Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 5 to 9 p.m. A funeral service and interment will be held at Arlington National Cemetery with full military honors at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project....