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Robert Wentler Twigg ’46

Robert Wentler Twigg ’46, October 6, 2013, in Spokane, Washington. Bob served in the navy during World War II. He studied mathematics and physics at Reed and the University of Washington, and completed his undergraduate degree at Whitman College. He then earned an LLD at Gonzaga University and practiced law in Spokane for 40 years. Bob served in the Washington State Senate in 1966–74. He enjoyed reading, travel, sports, and mowing the lawn. Survivors include his wife, Joan Barrett Twigg, to whom he was married for 40 years; a daughter and two sons; a stepson; and five grandchildren.

Appeared in Reed magazine: March 2014

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