He was born in Ritzville, Washington to Alex “Sandy” and Sara (Koch) Werner.
Bob was the oldest of five children.
He joined the Navy in 1950 and after returning home in 1954, he married Pat Azlen.
Bob is survived by three children: Lori, Mark and Jill; brothers: Dale Werner (Barbara) of Austin, Texas and Jimmy Werner (Hattie) of Ritzville; sisters: Joanne Thaut (Harold) of St. Maries, Idaho and Donna Rae Haag (Dallas) of Kent, WA and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
A graveside service will be Friday October 4, 2013 at 11:00 AM at Ritzville Memorial Cemetery.
Danekas Funeral Home and Crematory-Ritzville is entrusted with arrangements.