Robert “Bob” F. Callier, Sr.

Robert F. Callier Sr., 85, of Rochester, MN lost his fight with cancer on Monday, May 9, 2022.

Robert (Bob) was born July 22, 1936 in Stewart, MN to Harry Leroy May and Florence Matilda Callier. He graduated from Lourdes High School in Rochester, MN. Bob served in the Navy from 1955 to 1959. He married June Carolyn Coker at St. John’s Catholic Church in Jacksonville, FL on October 8, 1958.

He served the Eagles with the highest of honor, from the chairs at his local Rochester Aerie #2228 including PWP, 5th District chairs including 5th District PWP, State Aerie chairs including MN PSP, North Central Region Past President, past State Secretary for the MN State Aerie, served countless years as chairman of the 5th Cancer Telethon, and served on many national committees.

Bob is survived by his wife, June Callier; Sons, Robert Callier Jr., Christopher Callier, and Joseph Callier; Grandchildren, Elizabeth and Richard Callier; Great-Grandchildren, Collin, Anna and Alexis Callier; Brothers, David (Marie) May, Ted May, Harry (Patricia) May, Patrick (Joy) May and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by, son, Richard John Callier.

The Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 13, 2022 at Church of the Resurrection Catholic Church with Father Peter Schuster officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.

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Published by Ellie Koepp

Currently serving as the Minnesota State Auxiliary Secretary. Here to help where I can, just ask!

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