DANIELS, Robert (Bob) Gary, beloved husband, father and grandfather passed away Monday, July 15, 2019 at the age of 76. He was born in Owosso, Michigan on April 30, 1943 to the late Thurber and Viola (Newton) Daniels. He married the former Vickie Humpula on September 12, 1964 and she survives him. Bob retired from Volkswagen of America in 2004 after 27 years. He loved to hunt, fish and golf. He was a huge Michigan State fan—Go Green. But most of all Bob loved to support and watch his grandson Jacob, whom he was so proud of, in all of his gymnastic meets.
Along with his wife of 54 years, Vickie, Bob is survived by his daughter, Jodi Daniels; grandson, Jacob Martin; brother and sister-in-laws, Jerry (JoAnn) Humpula, Lenore (Bob) Beckman, Dennis (Bev) Humpula, Roger (Terry) Humpula, Cheryl (Larry) Mouton, Danny (Ann) Humpula, Tammy (Don) Engler, Judy Daniels, and Sharon Daniels; and many nieces and nephews. Bob was predeceased by his daughter, Robin Daniels; parents, Thurber and Viola; mother and father-in-law, Jim and Marie Humpula; brother Larry Daniels; brother-in-laws, James, Delbert and Richie Humpula and sister-in-law, Linda Humpula.
A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, St. Peter Parish in Chesaning. Fr. William Gruden will preside. Visitation will take place at C.M. Humpula Funeral Home, 209 Entrepreneur Dr., St. Charles on Friday, July 19 from 3:00-8:00 p.m. and again at the church on Saturday from 9 a.m. until the time of service. Memorial contributions can be made to American Heart Association.