It is with regret that we must report the passing of Robert (Bob) Lloyd Hoover, P.E. on Dec. 26, 2020. Bob was in the hospital suffering from complications of COVID-19.
Bob obtained his bachelor’s & master’s degrees from Emory University in Atlanta, and received his PhD from University of North Carolina at Raleigh. Immediately following graduation, Bob worked for RCA in Camden, New Jersey. In the 60’s, he owned radio stations in Idaho and Washington state. He later came to work for Mullaney Engineering, Inc. In 1974, he went to work for Jansky and Bailey. Bob eventually started his own practice as a consulting engineer while simultaneously working for the U.S. Patent Office before his retirement.
Bob was an active member of AFCCE for more than 40 years and a regular attendee at monthly luncheons . Bob directed in his will that a sizeable donation be made to the AFCCE Scholarship Fund.
Additional details of a memorial service will be announced as they become available.