The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001245382-01
Funeral Notices


Dean Robert "Bob" Coder died on Oahu on November 1st, 2019. He was born on March 12th, 1950 to Bernie and Dean Coder in Minneapolis, MN.
His death was due to multiple cancers as a result of exposure to Agent Orange in Vietnam.
Bob was a retired US Army CW5, Vietnam Helicopter Pilot as well as a retired Department of Defense Liaison Officer for the Joint Special Operations Command.
Bob was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Trish (Bratton) Coder. He is survived by brothers, Don (Cindy) and Dan and sister Diane (Melvin) Busiahn; numerous nieces and
nephews and an untold number of foster kids.
A Memorial service will be held Monday, December 16, 2019 at Mililani Memorial Park, Makai Chapel. Visitation: 0930; Service: 1030; Inurnment: 1400 at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl.

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