Robert Govan

March 22, 1955 - July 16, 2019

Robert Govan passed away July 16, 2019 at the age of 64.

He was the loving husband of Lee Ann for 25 years; devoted father of Kara Rose; cherished brother of Thomas (Tracy), James (Mary), Dianne (Daniel) Linnen, and the late Richard (Linda) Govan; dear brother-in-law of Mark (Roxanne) Flynn and Colleen Flynn. He is preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Patricia Govan. Robert was beloved by his many nieces, nephews and a multitude of friends.

Robert was born on March 22, 1955 to Richard and Patricia Govan. He graduated from West Bloomfield High School and Oakland Community College, and worked as an automotive components supplier for over 40 years.

He was an excellent golfer, an avid reader of all genres, and enjoyed regular poker game with friends, traveling, and rock and roll. He was a connoisseur of fine dining and red wine. He was very generous and loved by all who knew him. Robert lived life to the fullest and will be missed immensely.

Robert's visitation is Thursday, July 18th from 1 p.m. – 8 p.m. at McCabe Funeral Home, 31950 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills. He will lie in state Friday, July 19th at 9:30 a.m. until the time of his funeral mass at 10:30 a.m. at St. Fabian Catholic Church, 32200 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills. Memorial contributions are appreciated to Michigan Medicine Research in his name.

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