Class Notes

Obituary for Robert W. Ginn

August 21, 2012

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Ginn, Robert W.

Sep 2, 1957 – Aug 14, 2012

OBITUARY
Robert W. Ginn Survived by wife of 15 years Anne; parents, William and Sarah Ginn; sister and brother-in-law, Robyn and David Hubbard; brothers Michael and Steven Ginn; sister-in-law Debra; nieces and nephews, Jim and Alexandra Hubbard, Kiera, Caitlin, and Conor Ginn all of Omaha. Predeceased by his faithful Huskie dog Mr. Boo. Bob graduated from Deerfield Academy with honors and from Northwestern University. He attended the University of Nebraska Law College in 1980 and suffered a water skiing accident that summer resulting in quadriplegia. Bob later graduated from Creighton Law School, made law review and became a clerk for The Honorable Arlan Beam. He worked at Kutak Rock and for the Legal Aid Society. He holds masters degrees in Christian Spirituality and Theology from Creighton University. He became a teacher of Centering Prayer and was a Spiritual Director. Bob was affiliated with Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Alpha Sigma Nu and Ignatian Associates.
SERVICES will be held on Saturday at 10:30am at Christ the King Catholic Church. VISITATION will begin at the John A. Gentleman Mortuaries, 72nd Street Chapel at 5pm on Friday, with a Wake Service at 6pm. Bob requested Memorials in lieu of flowers to Craig Hospital Foundation, 3425 South Clarkson Street, Englewood, Colorado, 80113, or Siena/Francis House, 1111 North 17 Omaha, NE. 68102.

 

Scott Anderson ’75 on behalf of Robert W. Ginn ’75