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Bob, 56, died April 16, 1982. He was born November 13, 1925, in Moundridge, KS and was a member of the Mennonite Church. Bob was drafted into Civilian Public Service in 1944 from Moundridge where his occupation was listed as "Student." He jumped at North Cascades during the 1945 season. After the war, he returned to Kansas where he completed his BA at Bethel College. He followed that with his M.D. and worked as Associate Pathologist at St. Joseph Hospital in Kansas City, KS.
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Goering, Robert Clarence (North Cascades 1945)" (2020). Smokejumper Obituaries. 329.