Robert Linwood Durr

Robert Linwood Durr

Feb. 23, 1941 – Nov. 2, 2020

Robert Linwood Durr, known by many in Homer as “Farmer Bob,” died unexpectedly at home on the afternoon of Nov. 2, 2020. Bob was born in Gloucester, New Jersey on Feb. 23, 1941.

Bob will be interred at Hickerson Cemetery in a private service. A memorial will be held at the Farmer Bob Farmstand on Ocean Drive from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. All are welcome. Please wear masks and practice social distancing.

A full obituary will be published in the Nov. 19, 2020 edition of the Homer News.

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