Monterey County

Ag industry pioneer passes away

Bob Antle dies at 78

SALINAS, Calif. - Tanimura & Antle announced the passing of its co-founder Robert Antle Monday.

The  agriculture giant that farms over 30,000 acres and ships produce nationally and internationally said that Antle passed on Sunday at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital with family at his side.

A celebration of life ceremony will be held Monday August, 11, 2014 at 5 p.m.  at the CSUMB World Theater.  

In lieu of remembrances, the family is asking for donations to one of Bob's favorite charities:

The Bob Antle Scholarship Fund

c/o CSUMB, 100 Campus Center, Seaside CA 93955

The Salvation Army of Monterey

1491 Contra Costa St., Seaside CA 93955

Panetta Institute for Public Policy

100 Campus Center, Building 86E, Seaside CA 93955

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