LOVETTSVILLE, Va. -- Robert R. Crocker of Lovettsville, Virginia, passed away on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at the age of 71. Bob was born in Ironton, Missouri, in 1946 to the late Ralph George Crocker and Martha Mellolee Crocker Rick. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of more than 45 years, Carla Shelley Crocker in 2016.
Robert is survived by brothers, Ralph, Jack, and John Crocker; children, Bridgett Crocker Emerson, and Eric Crocker; and grandchildren, Greydon and Eliana.
Bob was a veteran of the United States Air Force and served in Thailand during the Vietnam War. After his time in the service, he worked for a variety of civilian employers including Tandem Computers, Arlington Hospital, the Department of Defense, and the Food and Drug Administration.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made in Bob's name to either HeroHomes for disabled veterans at 125 East Hirst Road, Purcellville, VA 20132 or to Arcadia Valley Food Bank, PO Box 103, Ironton, MO 63650.