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Robert Roy 'Bob' Hecker


Bob Hecker

Baldwin-Wallace Athletic Hall of Fame

Olmsted Falls High School Hall of Fame 1995

Date of Birth: July 29, 1925, in Berea, Ohio

Date of Death: February 24, 2013, in Olmsted Falls, Ohio (87 years old)


The Sun News - 02/27/13

Did you know?

During World War II, he spent three years serving aboard the USS Raymond in the

South Pacific.

His brother, Norb Hecker also played pro-football with the 1951 -1953 Los Angeles Rams

and the 1955 - 1957 Washington Redskins.   He was also the head coach for the

Atlanta Falcons from 1966 - 1968.  Norb Hecker died on March 13, 2004.



1952 Chicago Cardinals (NFL)

1952 Los Angeles Rams (NFL)


Ohio State University, Baldwin-Wallace University