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 - Robert "Bob" McKloskeywas born on September 29, 1936, in Monmouth, IL, to Robert T. McLoskey and Elizabeth Dickson.

He graduated from Monmouth College in 1958 with a BA in Physics, was inducted into its Athletics Hall of Fame in 1989, and was a member of Theta Chi.

He joined the Navy in 1959, after graduating first in his class, and eventually retired as a Captain from the Naval Reserve. He spent his career as a pilot for TWA.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years JoAnn; his children Lansing and wife Kathleen, Brendon, Keegan, Katherine, and Meghan and husband Jared Brown; his sisters Anne Romine and Margaret McNitt; and his grandchildren Kyrie, Kai, Degan, Jahkiya, Sofia, Gabriella, and James.

He was preceded in death by his sister Mary Toal and son-in-law Steve Boyle.

Rest in Peace Captain McKloskey

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According to the TWA Seniority List of 1998 and TARPA's Master Pilot's List. the name is Bob McLoskey. The obit shows McKloskey.

In any case we have lost a fine friend.

Bob

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McKloskey was a typo. My apologies.

Paul

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