Bob Tennant, age 74, of Gettysburg, died Dec. 7, 2012 at his home.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Dec. 14 at the United Methodist Church with Pastor Jeff Adel officiating. Burial will follow in the Gettysburg Cemetery with Military Honors. Visitation will be from 5 – 7 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Luce Funeral Home with a 7 p.m. prayer service.
Robert Tennant was born July 5, 1938 in Muscatine, IA to Irene Tennant. He graduated from Gettysburg High School in 1956.
Bob enlisted in the United States Army serving during peace time.
On Aug. 28, 1965 he married Nancy Horsley in Draper, SD.
He worked for Cass Clay for over 25 years, Blue Valley and Northern Plains. In 2004 Bob retired, but continued with lawn care until this past summer.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy of Gettysburg; his children: Tim (Shawn) Tennant of Gettysburg, Darren (Tawnia) Tennant of Beresford, Chris (Lori) Tennant of Reno, NV, Robyn Tennant of Aberdeen, Susan (Corrie) Weisser of Rapid City and Cory (Sara) Tennant of Aberdeen; and 16 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Lewis and Roselta Tennant.
Luce Funeral Home of Gettysburg is in charge of arrangements.