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  • Obituary: Robert B. Windhorst, age 91

  • Robert B. Windhorst, age 91, of Hamburg, IA passed away on May 11, 2014 at KC Hospice House in Kansas City, MO. He was born in Brooklyn, NY on May 29th, 1922. Bob was married on September 14, 1944 to Lois Hume.
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  • Robert B. Windhorst, age 91, of Hamburg, IA passed away on May 11, 2014 at KC Hospice House in Kansas City, MO. He was born in Brooklyn, NY on May 29th, 1922. Bob was married on September 14, 1944 to Lois Hume.
    Bob was from Summit, NJ. He was a merchant in Summit after WW II. Bob always wanted to be a farmer and moved to Hamburg, IA in 1973 and began farming. Due to health reasons he stopped farming in 1983. He loved country life.
    Robert served as Commander of VFW Post #190 in Summit, NJ. He was an active member of Williams-Jobe-Gibson American Legion #128 in Sidney, IA and the Farm Bureau. He took tickets at the Sidney Iowa Rodeo and was a member of St John’s Lutheran Church in Westboro, MO.
    He is survived by his wife, 3 children: William (Helen), Penelope Murphy and Robert Jr; 7 Grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and his brother Carl.
    Private graveside services for the interment of ashes will be at a later time in the Sidney, IA Cemetery. There will be no viewing or visitations. The Crawford-Marshall Funeral Chapel in Sidney, IA is in charge of arrangements.
     
     
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