Obituary: Robert A. Rash

Robert A. Rash, 63, a Carson City resident for more than 30 years, died Oct. 31, 1999, at Carson Convalescent Center. He was born Nov. 2, 1935, in Gerber, Calif., to Leroy and Ava Guertner Rash.

Before moving to Carson City, he lived in California and Idaho.

Mr. Rash was a keno writer for Barneys at Tahoe, a truck driver for Art Wilson, a cross country driver and he helped build the road for the Alaska Pipeline. He was a member of the Teamsters and the NRA. He was a Protestant.

He served in the U.S. Army and fought in the Korean War.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and one sister.

Among his survivors are his sister, Shirley Clark, of Carson City and Patricia Franks of Tennessee; brothers, Lee, of California and Bernard, of Hawaii and many nieces and nephews.

A family memorial will take place at a later date.

Cremation will be at FitzHenry's Crematory.

Reno Memorial Cremation & Burial Society is in charge of arrangements.


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