Robert ?Bob? Stone, 86, Gold Beach, died of a heart attack Aug. 10, 2001, in Gold Beach.

He was born July 31, 1915, to Elmer and Esther Stone in Los Angeles. He moved to Pismo Beach, Calif., in 1985.

He is survived by soul mate, Pat Sams of Gold Beach; daughter Sharon Krummerich, Lompoc, Calif.; son, Larry Stone of Pacoima, Calif.; granddaughter, Michelle Mieure of California; granddaughter, Heather Stone of Los Angeles; and grandson, Ric Hawthorne of Woodland Hills, Calif.

He was preceded in death by wife, Jean Stone.