Robert “Bob” Clarence McIntyre, 88, of Strawberry Point, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, September 21,
2022, at Strawberry Point Lutheran Home in Strawberry Point. He was born on March 4, 1934, in rural Hawkeye,
on his family’s farm, the son of Morris and Mary (Fisher) McIntyre. Bob was raised and educated in Winsor and
finished his schooling at Cass Township Rural Country School. Bob enlisted in the United States Army, and served
his country honorably from January 1956 to December 31, 1957.
On May 29, 1979, Bob was united in marriage to Katharina Wood in Iowa City. Three children were born to this
union. Bob previously managed the Berry Bowl in Strawberry Point. He had been a former member of the
Strawberry Point Fire Department. Bob loved the outdoors, especially fishing, hunting and riding horses. Most of
all, Bob loved spending time with his family, never missing an event while his children were growing up. In later
years he cherished time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include his two sons, Robert (Allison) McIntyre of Strawberry Point and Christopher (Shayla) McIntyre
of Waverly; four grandchildren, Katharina, Eloise, Michael and Jameson; his three sisters, Mary Kray of Strawberry
Point, Lois Bockenstedt of Edgewood and Agnes McIntyre of Denver, Colorado; three brothers-in-law, Phil (Mary
Ellen Degnan) Wood of Columbia Missouri, Pete Wood of Manchester, and Wayne Heuchelin of Edgewood; a sister-
in-law, Jeanette Wood of Manchester; and several nieces and nephews.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Katharina Wood in 2010; his infant daughter, Amy Lynn; his
brother, Elmer Bruns; his sister, Colleen Heuchelin; and his brothers-in-law, Vernon Baumgartner, Leo
Bockenstedt, and Arnold Kray.
Online condolences may be sent to www.leonard-mullerfh.com
Funeral Service: 3:30 p.m., on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at Emanuel Lutheran Church in Strawberry Point,
with Pastor Kate Johnson officiating.
Visitation: 1:00 to 3:30 p.m., on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at Emanuel Lutheran Church in Strawberry Point,
Interment with Military Rites: Cass Township Cemetery – Strawberry Point, Iowa