Robert Roosevelt Tanner passed away on May 11, 2013 in Peoria, Arizona at the age of 77. He was born September 12, 1935 to Robert and Sarah (McCord) Tanner, of Diana, West Virginia. Robert married Amalia Benavidez on March 24, 1964 and just celebrated 49 years. They resided in Phoenix, Arizona. Robert served in the United States Army for five years.
Robert is preceded in death by his father, Robert Fulton Tanner and his mother, Sarah Tanner.
Robert is survived by his loving spouse Amalia Tanner, Son, Danny Tanner of Long Beach, Daughter, Nancy Castellanos (Efren) of Phoenix, Arizona, Son, Robert P. Tanner, Sr. (Tanya) of Coolidge, Arizona. Robert had 13 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
The family asks that all flowers be sent to the church.