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Jerry Robuck08/12/2012
Jerrold Duane Robuck was born on June 13, 1931, in Knoxville, Iowa, the son of Ora
William Robuck and Myrtis Edith (Perry) Robuck.

Jerry grew up in Knoxville and graduated with the Knoxville High School class of
1948. He then enlisted in the United States Navy on September 9, 1950, where he served
during the Korean War and was honorably discharged on July 8, 1954. On June 29,
1957, he was united in marriage to Alberta Sue Wilfong. Jerry worked as an engineering
consultant until his retirement in 2000.

He was a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals and the Georgia Bulldogs. Jerry was also
a race fan and was a wonderful musician that enjoyed going to bluegrass festivals.
He was a very patriotic man, a devoted husband, and a loving father. His witty sense
of humor will never be forgotten.

Jerry passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2012, at the Comfort House in Pella at the
age of 81 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Alberta; sisters, Phyllis Robuck,
Virginia Kingrey and Jeannine DeJong.

Survivors include his children; Michael Robuck of Waconia, MN, Sue (Bobby) Harmon
of Lawrenceville, GA; 3 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, and a brother, Jack
Robuck of Indianola.

Jerry Robuck

Funeral Service

First Presbyterian Church –Knoxville, Iowa

Wednesday, August 15, 2012, at 11:00 a.m.

Pastor Joseph Andrews, officiating

Musical Selections

Jim Kidder, organist

“Amazing Grace” “How Great Thou Art”

Casket Bearers

Jerry DeJong, Bill Robuck

Jacob Robuck, Mike Vander Molen

Keith Fridlington, Terry Edwards


Graceland Cemetery – Knoxville, Iowa

Military Honors Accorded by the United States Navy, the American Legion Baty-Tucker
Post No. 168 and the V.F.W. John Myers Post No. 3519

The family invites relatives and friends to return to the Church for lunch following
the committal service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian
Church or to the Comfort House of Pella.