Joseph "Bob" Robert Lavery

March 16, 2017 - July 23, 2017
Born in Green River, WY
Resided in Star Valley, WY
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Bob, age 87, died in his sleep Sunday morning, July 23, 2017, at his home in Star Valley, WYO.
He was born March 16, 1930 to Thomas and Florence Lavery in Green River, Wyoming. He grew up in Superior, Wyoming, graduated from the University of Wyoming as a mechanical engineer and specialized in aeronautical engineering. Bob moved to Fort Worth, Texas to work at Convair. He met his wife, Margaret Mary (Bobbie) Lyons and married on June 20, 1959 in St. Louis, Missouri. In 1962, they moved to Brigham City, Utah to work at Thiokol Corporation. Together they raised five children. After 31 years he retired from Thiokol, they built their home in Star Valley, WYO. Bob loved living in Wyoming and he was devoted to his family and his church, he was an active member in the Knights of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Bobbie and his daughter, Margaret Mary Lavery Blaylock. He is survived by his children Mary, Anne (Ken) Knappert, Patrick (Tucker Bass), Michael, seven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
Funeral Mass will be held Friday, July 28, 2017 at 11:00 am at St. Henry’s Catholic Church, 380 S. 200 E., Brigham City, UT.
Friends may attend the Rosary on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. with viewing following from 7 to 8 pm. at Myers Mortuary, 205 S. 100 E., Brigham City, UT.
Until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of His hand.




Myers Mortuary - Brigham City
205 South 100 East
Brigham City, UT US 84302
July 27, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Myers Mortuary - Brigham City
205 South 100 East
Brigham City, UT US 84302
July 27, 2017
6:00 PM
St. Henry's Catholic Church
380 South 200 East
Brigham City, UT 84302
July 28, 2017
11:00 AM