November 7, 2012
Robert G. Koch, 64, died suddenly on Monday, November 5, 2012. He was born on July 14, 1948 in Albion, NY, the son of the late Anton and Margaret (Baker) Koch. Bob was Vice President of Main-Ford General Supply Co. of Rochester from 1991-2005, and then retired to continue running B & D Wood Sales of Albion.
Bob is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Diana (Bennett) Koch of Lyndonville; a devoted daughter, Kelly Tardera (fiancee', Michael E. Harrison); sister, Janet Edwards; mother-in-law, Phyllis Redshaw, all of Albion; sisters and brothers-in-law, Donna (Gene) Scharping, Duane (Tammy) Bennett, both of North Carolina; many nieces, nephews, and good friends.
Family and friends may call on Thursday, November 8, 2012 from 6-8 PM at the Merrill-Grinnell Funeral Home, 12 Ingersoll St., Albion. A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Bob's name to the University of Rochester, Urology Unit. 601 Elmwood Ave. Rochester, NY.
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