We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Chino Valley
Robert Dale Pickering
Born in Phoenix Az, October 4,1931, He passed away at home June 28, 2022.
He lived a full life of 90 years. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, his true life love, Tillie; brother Fred Pickering; children Bonita,(preceded), Karen Harter, Sandra Wolfe, Robert Jr. Pickering, Fred Pickering, and Tony Pickering. Grandchildren 19 and Great grandchildren 40.
He served in Korea with the Army, and was awarded 3 bronze stars and certificates of honor. Robert was an excellent husband, father, and grandfather; fondly referred to as Pops or Papos.
He retired from a long career in trucking, then traveled the country by motor home before settling in Prescott Valley. He continued his love for driving by driving the bus for Mayer High, until his health no longer allowed. Always a family man. Loved and respected by many.
May he now Rest In Peace.
Services: Friday July 15; 10:30 AM mass at Saint Joseph’s located in Mayer,
10901 S State Route 69
Circle of life 12:30 Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery 111 Aven Dr
Immediately following ,Celebration of life reception will be at the Orchard Ranch roundhouse 11250 E. State Route 69