Robert L. Weber, 80, passed away Monday, July 20, 2020 at Mercy Hospice House, Hiawatha, Iowa, with his family by his side. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later time when extended family and friends may all attend. Private interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, Holy Cross, Iowa. Bohnenkamp-Murdoch Funeral Home and Cremation Service is assisting the family.
Robert aka “Big Boy” was born February 18, 1940, in Dyersville, Iowa the son of Leander and Rita (Steffen) Weber. He attended school and entered the work force. On August 29, 1961 Robert married the love of his life Alice Mae Roling in Holy Cross, Iowa. Three children were born into this marriage. He then built Weber Transport, farmed and was a Trucker. Robert loved to hunt, fish, and woodworking, attend the grandchildren’s events, eat ice cream and play cards. He was best known for bringing a smile to people’s faces along with his good natured ribbing. In his years after Alice passed he enjoyed living in his motor home and wintering away from Iowa in Texas, Florida and especially Arizona.
Robert is survived by three children, Nancy Jo (Greg) Henn of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Kevin (Amy) Weber of Valdez, Alaska, Kelly (Marvin) Wulfekuhle of Manchester; eight grandchildren, Amy, Nicole (Mitch Schneider, Fiancé) and Ashley Henn, Madison and Hunter Weber, Josh (Jessica) Wulfekuhle, Rachel (Chris) Roney and Nicholas Wulfekuhle; one great-grandchild, Ian Roney; six siblings, Charlie (JoAnn) Weber, Mary (James) Ludwig, Ralph (Judy) Weber, David ( Karen) Weber, Pat (Roy) Nelson, Maggie (Kevin) McDonald; brothers-in-law Marvin (Gerri) Roling, Jim (Susie) Roling, Bob (Alice) Roling, Gene (LuAnn) Roling, Dennis (Sue) Roling, Gary (Nancy) Roling.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Alice Mae Weber, his parents Leander and Rita Weber; Alice’s parents, Leonard and Marcella Roling and his sister-in-law, Karen Weber.
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