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Obituary: Robert Koebbe

Robert Koebbe passed away peacefully at home on Dec. 23, 2011, at the age of 87. He was born Nov. 11, 1924, in Dearborn, Mich., to Elmer and Celia (Heim) Koebbe.

He is survived by his wife, Mina; three sons, Robert (Melanie), Mark (Debbie) and Michael (Cammie); stepchildren Michael Ferski (Marilou), Mary Matuskey (Randy), Kathy Fischer (Bruce) and Karen Reynolds (Dave); 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Donald, son David and stepdaughter Janet.

Bob will always be remembered for his love of family, friends, woodworking and for his great sense of humor. He loved traveling, camping, bowling, and the Western group Valley Plainsmen.

Visitation will be 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at Sunrise Funeral Home, 8167 E. Highway 69, Prescott Valley, Ariz., with a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at St. Germaine's. In lieu of flowers, please donate to St. Germaine's Building fund, 7997 East Dana Drive, Prescott Valley, AZ 86314.

Sunrise Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. Please visit to leave a message in Robert's online guestbook.

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