Robert (Bobby) Henry Jackson passed away on April 29, 2019, surrounded by the love of his family. He was 45 years old. Bobby was born Dec. 5, 1973. in Toledo, Ohio, to Gale “Zeke” and Beverly (Sturdevant) Jackson.
Bobby married Sonja Kropatch in 1996. They divorced after 15 years of marriage but remained close friends and co-parents to their children, Trevor and Samantha.
In 2011, Bobby met Jessica Brunotte. He loved her and her daughter Lillianna, and in 2014, they had a daughter of their own, Adalynn Grayce. Together they were a family until his recent passing. Bobby took pride in being a great father and would do anything for his children.
Bobby lived in Wyoming his entire life. His childhood years were spent in Casper, and in his adult years, he called Cody home. He loved the Bighorn Mountains. He was the happiest when he was hunting, fishing, or camping with friends and family. He spent as much time as possible outdoors.
Bobby previously owned a small business in Cody and worked many years in heating and air-conditioning. He was also an extremely talented woodworker.
Bobby was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents.
He is survived by his parents, Gale “Zeke” and Beverly (Sturdevant) Jackson of Casper, sisters Kristy Jackson and Karen Jackson of Casper, sons Trevor of Cody and Robert of Oregon, daughters Samantha and Adalynn of Cody, and Kelly of Oregon, and nieces and nephews James, Ashley, Aaron and Audra of Casper.
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, May 10, at Ballard Funeral Home, 636 19th Street, in Cody.