Robert John Walls


Blue Hill - Robert ("Robin") ("Bob") John Walls of Blue Hill, Maine, passed away unexpectedly on January 23, 2019, surrounded by loved ones. Bob was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He was born on June 23, 1932, the son of Anna (Lang) Walls and Greeley Walls Jr. He graduated from Gilman High School in Northeast Harbor, Maine. Bob served proudly in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. He was an outdoor enthusiast who enjoyed boating and fishing. He was a master gardener, skilled woodsman and carpenter. He owned a sawmill for several years and a landscaping business, designing many beautiful gardens. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Blue Hill. He is survived by his wife of almost 63 years, Beverly Gray Walls, four children, Timothy Walls of Blue Hill, ME, Karen (and Walter) Morris of Garland, ME, Melanie (and Bill) Sullivan of Coventry, RI, and Shawn (and Kimberly) Walls of Phoenix, AZ. He is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, three brothers Norman, Richard, and Hillard, and numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service is planned for Saturday February 2, at 2 pm, at the First Baptist Church of Blue Hill, 53 Pleasant St. Friends and family are invited to gather at the church prior to the service from 1 to 2 pm.
Published on January 29, 2019
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Melanie Sullivan
Feb 04, 2019
Dear family and friends, my Dad (Bob) brought us so many special memories. What a gift it was to all of us to have him in our lives for so long. I'm so sorry that he's gone. He will be loved and cherished forever.
Jan 30, 2019
Very sorry for your loss Bob was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed
Jeff & Tina Gray
Jan 30, 2019
Sending our condolences and prayers to you Beverly, and your family. Hold your memories close at heart and he will always be with you.
Sally Sinclair
Jan 30, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss. May you find peace in the many memories you treasure and by the love of family and friends.
Ray Stephens
Jan 29, 2019
What a wonderful man Bob was...he taught me about the outdoors in ways I would never have otherwise come to appreciate. He had an infectious smile and laugh. He enjoyed good food and helping others. He had a mild manner and a loving heart! He will be deeply missed!
Etta Perkins
Jan 29, 2019
Beverly, your Bob was a special man. When ever we spoke of him it was always Bob and Beverly. It was never just Bob or Beverly. You should be very proud of the 63 years you were together. Bob will be missed by a lot of people.
Jan 29, 2019
I’m sorry for your loss. May you receive strength from loving people around you and from our loving God who truly “cares for you” in your time of need.- 1 Peter 5:6,7.
Melanie Sullivan
Jan 28, 2019