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Robert R. Thompson

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“I have fond memories of growing up as a neighbor to Bob and Leila, Lynne, and Jack. My sympathies to you all.Lynne Burgett Murphy ”
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“Tom & Lynne and Jack & Laura,My heart goes out to you guys. I know the joy and heartache. I pray you will find comfort in the knowledge that your...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Martin & Nancy Burhans - TX

“My heart goes out to your family. He was a loving person. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Karen Knape

“Bob was a special friend to me. His deceased wife Lela died on March 7, 2009, exactly one year after my wife Yvonne died. We had dined together as...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Jim Claman - DES MOINES, IA

5 of 6 | Posted by: Jim Claman - DES MOINES, IA

“May God wrap His loving arms of peace and comfort around your entire family. I so enjoyed teaching with Bob and Leila in the three year old class at...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Gloria and Ron Bradshaw - Norwalk, IA

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Robert was born on December 11, 1928 and passed away on Friday, October 11, 2019.

Robert was a resident of Iowa at the time of passing.

He received his Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Drake University in Des Moines and served in the Armed Forces of the United States.

He was a proud veteran and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict where he obtained the rank of corporal.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Blessman Ministries.