September 24, 1941 - November 25, 2017 Born in Carmel Valley, California Resided in Fremont, California
Robert “Pete” Van Vleck, entered peacefully into rest on November 25, 2017 in Fremont, CA, where he has been a resident for 43 years.
Pete was the loving father of Marian Denham of Livermore and Mark Denham of Maui. He was the devoted grandfather of Maddie Raiche of San Luis Obispo. Pete was also survived by his four sisters, Diana, Lorette, Nancy and Elizabeth.
Pete loved astronomy, gardening, and woodworking. He was also an avid photographer. He enjoyed hiking and being outdoors taking pictures of wildlife and landscapes.
Family and friends are invited to attend graveside services that will take place at Irvington Memorial Cemetery at 41001 Chapel Way, Fremont, CA. 94538. Family requests donations made in lieu of flowers to the Dementia Society of America at P.O. Box 600, Doylestown, PA. 18901.