Robert Luverne Ortberg

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Our thoughts and prayers go out to you Kelly and the entire Ortberg family. We are sorry for your loss and remember he will always live on in your hearts.


Posted by: Liz & Alan Prowse - Marion, IA   Jun 30, 2019


Posted by: T. J. and Carole Welu - Dubuque, IA   Jun 25, 2019

I am so sorry for your loss. Please allow the fondest memories shared with your loved one be a soothing blanket over your heart. May God words of comfort found in Mathew 11:28 help you through this difficult time. ~MM~


Posted by: A friend   Jun 24, 2019

I met Bob in the pool at Tropical Harbor 6 or 7 years ago and we became casual friends. Bob moved into our "Tomoka Heights" community after the Irma damage to his home at Tropical Harbor. Was lucky enough to have been invited to play bridge with Bob and share some political thoughts in the pool as well. Met Bob's son and daughter while Bob was moving into the community. Bob was a proud father and devoted husband. One of

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Posted by: Tom Ferguson - Lake Placid, FL - friend   Jun 24, 2019

From his many friends in Dubuque, our thoughts are with the family at this time.


Posted by: Gary Reid - Dubuque, IA   Jun 23, 2019

Met Bob several years ago through his children. Was a great man and had great taste in pie as I could always count on him making room for one of my creations even after a big meal. Forever a smile and a kind word.
Was considerate to my family and grieved the loss of my wife Jo as if it was his own family. He was an awesome Dad who was proud of his children and loved his time with them. He will be missed !


Posted by: Bob Chiusano - Springville, IA   Jun 23, 2019

Sorry to hear about Bob's passing. I have great memories of being at auntie La and uncle Orties house in Earlville playing with cousins. God bless. Diane Huntoon Holst


Posted by: A friend   Jun 23, 2019

Thank you for your service to our country REST IN PEACE


Posted by: A VIETNAM VETERAN - HIAWATHA, IA   Jun 23, 2019

I'm sorry for your loss and send my condolences to the Ortberg family. May you all find peace in memory of a life well lived.


Posted by: Scott Strauss - Minnetonka, MN - friend   Jun 22, 2019

Your Dad was a good man and raised his children to be so as well. Clark and I send you our sympathies and prayers for you as you and your families mourn his passing. He lives on still through each of you. Peace


Posted by: Jean Yoder - Washington, IA - friend   Jun 22, 2019