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On February 19, 2017, Robert (Bob) F. Thurston passed away at the age of 63, surrounded by family after battling cancer at University Hospital, Columbia, MO.
Bob was born April 10, 1953 in Grafton, ND to Ronald and Alice (Werner) Thurston. He graduated from Cavalier High School in 1971.
Bob’s life was an adventure and he lived every day to the fullest. He enjoyed riding and showing horses, seeing the country on his Harley, and all types of sports. His passion for life, and his outgoing personality brought new people into his life daily. To Bob, no one was a stranger. He loved visiting with, and entertaining everyone.
He is survived by his significant other, Kellie Sanders, his mother, Alice Gudmundson, brothers, Richard (Lori) Thurston, Peter Gudmundson, and John (Bobbi) Gudmundson. Nieces, Emily (John) Tweten, Molly Thurston, Madeline Gudmundson and nephew, Jack Gudmundson. A great niece, Laila Alice Thurston and a great nephew, Maxson Tweten.
He is preceded in death by his father, Ronald Thurston and step-father, Peter Gudmundson.
Private family services will be held.