Robert E. Tracy, 89, died on March 26, 2019 at the Toni and Trish House in Auburn. Born April 4, 1929 in Janesville, Wisconsin, he lived in Topaz, in the Upper Peninsula, during his childhood and his family lived and worked on the McKay Farm in Midland during the late 1930’s. Robert served with the National Guard. On April 25, 1952 he married Betty J. Vickrek in Midland. Robert joined the Midland Police Department in 1952 and retired with the rank of lieutenant.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years Betty, their daughter, Jane (Robert) Raab of Midland and one grandson, Bill Keathley of Granbury, Texas. Per his request, cremation has taken place; there will be no visitation of funeral. Smith-Miner Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.