Robert Welday Hooper (September 9th, 1946-October 24th, 2023) passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2023 of natural causes at the age of 77.
Bob was born in Steubenville, Ohio to Dorothy and Arthur Hooper. He attended Denison University for his BA, and Florida State University for his Masters in Urban and Regional Design. Bob was a member of the Roanoke County Planning Commission before becoming the Director of Downtown Roanoke Incorporated. After retirement he started the international mail order business specializing in 1/43 Die-Cast model cars Dominion Models.
Bob was preceded in death by his mother, father and son Grayson. He is survived by his wife Bonnie and son Charles.
Arrangements are being handled by Oakey's South Chapel.