Robert Arvid Orwoll
August 28, 1940 - May 26, 2017
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Williamsburg United Methodist Church
500 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
(757) 229-1771 | Map
Saturday 7/1, 2:00 pm

Robert Arvid (Bob) Orwoll of Williamsburg passed away peacefully, on May 26, 2017, after a lengthy illness. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on August 28, 1940, to Arvid Lyder and Agnes Gertrude Christiansen Orwoll. Bob earned a BS from Saint Olaf College in 1962 and a PhD in Chemistry from Stanford University in 1966…

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Howard & Sally Peters left a message on June 29, 2017:
Another light has gone out. We will continue to think of you all. We remember Bob from over 50 years ago at Stanford Chem...and then many visits to Williamsburg. Howard & Bob passed their orals the same week in October 1966. The joint celebration was held at the local OASIS.
Gary DeFotis left a message on June 13, 2017:
Bob was an always pleasant and courteous colleague, and a genuine "man of science". I was happy to be in a department with such a fine physical chemist. He was versatile and understood extremely well whatever he studied. I will miss him.
Marcella Williams left a message on June 5, 2017:
Wishing you moments of peace and comfort during this difficult time.
Cremation Society of Virginia left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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