Robert W. Emes, "Bob" went to be with the angels on December 23, 2017. He was born in Bellingham, WA on June 1, 1929 to Aaron and Mina Emes. Bob and his younger sister Elaine were raised in Ferndale until their mother passed away when Bob was 13 years old. Afterwhich the family moved to Bellingham. After graduating from Bellingham High in 1946, Bob attended Seattle Pacific University. He returned to Bellingham with a Bachelor's degree and settled into a comfortable, but solitary life. Bob was a regular member of the Free Methodist Church in Bellingham. At his request there will be no services.