Robert Powell | TheUnion.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Robert Powell

Robert Vance Powell, 73, of Grass Valley, died Monday, Oct. 30, at Mercy General Hospital in Sacramento.

In accordance with his wishes, there will be no services. Burial will take place at the New Elm Ridge Cemetery.

Mr. Powell was born Sept. 11, 1933, in California to George W. and Helen Powell. He graduated from San Jose Tech. He served in the U.S. Navy. He married Clara Jean Brown on June 25, 1960, in Placerville. He worked for Pacific Bell as an engineer for 33 years before retiring. He enjoyed gardening and rock hounding with his sons.



He is survived by his wife, Clara Jean Powell; son, George Powell; son and daughter-in-law, Robert M. and Trish Powell; daughter, Laura H. Powell; and grandsons Jacob V. and Wyatt M. Powell.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper & Weaver Mortuary.


Support Local Journalism


Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User