Bob McNeill


(Jan. 15, 2009)

Bob McNeill, 73, died Thursday, Jan. 15 at Powell Valley Hospital.

He was born on Feb. 5, 1935, in Flint, Mich., to Lynn and Ruby McNeill. On Feb. 16, 1957, he married Dorothy Ort in Casper. The couple had three children.

Bob was a teach for Lamont Public Schools of Lamont, Wash., and Park County School District No. 1 in Powell. He also worked as a teacher/administrator for the Lower Kuskowin School District of Bethel, Alaska.

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy; son Ron (Alesa) McNeill of Honolulu, Hawaii; daughter Ede (Jim) Dozier of Cody; son-in law, Greg Bentley of Garland; brother Pat McNeill of Kennewick, Wash.; five grandchildren, Jared and Trent Dozier, Corrie and Lee Bentley and Amy McNeill; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Von Bentley; granddaughter, Kaycie Bentley; and his brother, Lynn McNeill.

Cremation has taken place. Memorial services were held Monday, Jan. 19, at Thompson Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the Absarokee Lodge No. 30 in Powell.