Longtime Estacada resident, Bob Conner, died Thursday, December 8, 2022 at his home. He was 87 years old. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Robert William Conner was born June 5, 1935 in Spencer, Nebraska to William and Orene (Spicknall) Conner. He lived in the Clackamas County area for most of his life. For most of his working career, Bob worked for Crown Zellerback in quality control. Bob was a great blacksmith. He volunteered for Philip Foster Farm for many years teaching children how to blacksmith. He also volunteered for Mt. Hood Hospice. Survivors include his son Glenn Conner; daughter, Deborah Ciskie; grandchildren Jason and Julie Ciskie; great granddaughter, Adrianna Ciskie; great-great grandchildren, Jayden, Aliya, and Aiden Ciskie.