Robert Greear

Obituary of Robert Greear

Bob Greear passed away on August 21, 2017. Bob was born on June 16, 1925 in Danville, Illinois to Elwood and Stella Greear. Bob attended Immanuel Lutheran grade school in Danville, Illinois, graduated from Danville High School, then went on to attend Indiana University.

Bob is a past Exalted Ruler and life member of Lake Havasu Elks Lodge, a life member and 32 degree Mason of the Valley of Danville Lodge, a past Commander and member of the American Legion in LeMars, Iowa. Bob is an Army Veteran of WWII and the Korean conflict and is also a member of Mount Olive Lutheran Church.

Bob was an avid golfer, where he enjoyed developing and cultivating many long friendships. Bob retired from JC Penney, after 35 years. He was a district manager in Indianapolis, Indiana and was in store management in Danville, Illinois; St. Louis, Missouri; Hammond, Indiana; LeMars, Iowa, and Indianapolis, Indiana.

Bob married Sarah Alice Arnold on June 27, 1948. They have one daughter, Lisa Brangwin, of LeMars, Iowa.

Bob is survived by his daughter, Lisa (Larry) Brangwin; three grandchildren, Sara (Tony) Jones, of Lake Havasu City, Arizona, Jason Brangwin, and Shaun (Heather) Brangwin, of LeMars, Iowa, and seven great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Mount Olive Lutheran Church.

A memorial service will be at 11:00am at Mount Olive Lutheran Church on Saturday, August 26, 2017.

Arrangements were placed in the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home. Thoughts and condolences can be sent to the family at www.lietz-frazefuneralhome.com. To send a free card to the family, go to www.sendoutcards.com/lietzfraze.