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  • Obituary: Robert “Rob” James McKim, 29

  • Robert “Rob” James McKim, 29, of Aldie, Va., formerly of Nebraska City, died at his home April 20, 2013. He was born in Lincoln April 16, 1984, to James Arthur McKim and Jennifer (Pugh) Davila.
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  • Robert "Rob" James McKim, 29, of Aldie, Va., formerly of Nebraska City, died at his home April 20, 2013. He was born in Lincoln April 16, 1984, to James Arthur McKim and Jennifer (Pugh) Davila.
    Rob was raised most of his life in Leesburg, Va., where he attended public school. During his junior year of high school, he and his dad moved to Nebraska City. Rob graduated from Nebraska City High School in 2002.
    Rob was a starting player for the Nebraska City Senior Legion baseball team that won the Class "B" State Legion Championship in 2002.
    Rob graduated from Peru State College, Cum Laude, in 2006 with a B.S. degree in Criminal Justice. He joined the C.I.A. as an investigator and his career advancement included two tours in the Middle East and most recently as a special investigator in Virginia/Washington D.C. Rob was an accomplished student, musician, and athlete. He was engaged to be married June 15, 2013, to Ashly Carr.
    He was preceded in death by his grandparents Donald and Norma McKim, Carol and Margaret Pugh, and step-grandmother Ellen Pugh, all of Humboldt, and several aunts and uncles.
    Rob is survived by father James McKim of Nebraska City; mother Jenni Davila and husband William of Virginia; fiancé Ashly Carr of Aldie, Va.; six aunts and uncles in Nebraska; and several cousins throughout the Midwest.
    Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 20, at the First Presbyterian Church in Humboldt with Pastor Mary-Ellen Gaither officiating.
    Inurnment will be at the Mound (Prospect) Cemetery East of Humboldt at a later date.
    Memorial contributions may be given to family's choice.
    Online condolences may be left at www.wherrymortuary.com.
    Wherry Mortuary – Humboldt, is in charge of arrangements.
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