Robert Rex

Profile Updated: July 1, 2011
Residing In: Glen Ellen, CA USA
Spouse/Partner: P.J. Rex
Occupation: winemaker, winery owner
Children: Christine March, born 12/23/65

Was class president in 1960-61. Attended UC Berkeley, grad in chemistry. Lived in Berkeley for 20 years, moved to Kenwood in Sonoma County in 82 to start a winery. Owns Deerfield Ranch Winery with wife of 28 years, P.J. Married to Carole Ponkrawshow for 13 years after high school. One daughter, Christine, two grandchildren. Have made wine for 39 years. Additional profile at: Visitors are always welcome at Deerfield.
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School Story:

I remember a lot of good times and great people. I also remember not being allowed to hold hands with girls even at football games and almost getting kicked out of school for dating Carole. I remember the cafeteria boycott when I was a junior that got four or five seniors expelled but got the school to remove Cotter from the cafeteria strong arm enforcement detail. I recall how the kids endlessly harassed two music teachers, whose names I forget, because they were gay, although still in the closet in those days. I recall the class of 61 was the first real class of the generation of the 60s with more awareness of its place in society and more distrust of authority than had existed in earlier classes. I remember the great cars, simple and fast and dangerous, cute girls, short haircuts and a good education, despite the catholic church.

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Happy Birthday to one of my favorite friends ! I hope you have a great bottle of DFR wines and a nice Dinner in celebration ! Love You Dear Friend !

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Happy Birthday to one of my favorite classmates, and life long friend, we have truly had a lot of fun over the last 60 years, my prayers go out to you,for taking in all those neighbors that lost there homes in the fire, you are a true hero ! Love you and PJ !

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Happy Birthday Robert , We will try to get up there soon and visit you and PJ in the near future , I hope you have a wonderful birthday ! Stay healthy ,your friend Jerry

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Happy Birthday Bob. Have a wonderful day and celebrate with a bottle of your "fine wine"!

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Jan 31, 2016 at 11:58 AM

Robert, it has been a lot of years of friendship, I hope to keep up our relationship through thick and thin, we just seemed to click from the track team to the glee club and the Lowland Sea , being your understudy was fun, and then selling your increadable wines for 15 years taught me about fine wines,Happy birthday to my good friend, may we always be friends.

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