Feburary 9, 1941
July 28, 2013
Robert Herman Lubker, 72, of Keokuk, Iowa, died
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City
He was born on February 9, 1941 in Mendon, Illinois a son to Sidney and Alta
Alma Eshom Lubker. Robert married Patricia Pauline Ricker on August 27, 1967 in
Keokuk, Iowa. She preceded him in death on February 26, 2005.
Robert lived most of his life in Keokuk, Iowa and worked at Roquette for forty
years. He served in the United States Marine Corps.
He is survived by one
brother: Vern Lubker and his wife Dianne of Lima, Illinois; three sisters:
Audine Jung and her husband Gerhard of Bowen, Illinois, Flo Martens of Carthage,
Illinois, and Theresa Harness and her husband Kent of Sutter, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his wife Patricia, his parents, two brothers-in-law:
Paul Martens and Dale Wollbrink, and a niece Trudy Wollbrink.
A Celebration of his life will be Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 10:30 AM at DeJong-Greaves
Celebration of Life Centers located at 917 Blondeau St. in Keokuk with Rev. Kurt
Hoover officiating. Burial with full military rites will follow at Keokuk
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 31, 2013 with family meeting friends from
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, at DeJong-Greaves Celebration of Life Centers located at 917
Blondeau St. in Keokuk.
Memorials may be made to St. John's Episcopal Church, Salvation Army or Donor's
from the De Jong - Greavies Celebration of Life Center web site.