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...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Liz & Alan Prowse - Marion, IA

2 of 13 | Posted by: T. J. and Carole Welu - Dubuque, IA

“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...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“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...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Tom Ferguson - Lake Placid, FL

“From his many friends in Dubuque, our thoughts are with the family at this time. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Gary Reid - Dubuque, IA

“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...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Bob Chiusano - Springville, IA

“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....Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Thank you for your service to our country REST IN PEACE ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: A VIETNAM VETERAN - HIAWATHA, IA

“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. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Scott Strauss - Minnetonka, MN

“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...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Jean Yoder - Washington, IA

“So very sorry! He was a terrific husband and father and I know he will be dearly missed. You are in my thoughts. Andrea Michael family ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Andrea Michael - Hudson, WI

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Ortberg family. So very sorry for your loss. Love, Kelley Hoskins Brunner ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Kelley Brunner - Chandler, AZ

“Kera so sorry for your loss. It's tough losing your first love! Prayers to you and your family. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Katie Goodmann - Des Moines

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Robert was born on June 27, 1941 and passed away on Thursday, June 20, 2019.

Robert was a resident of Dubuque, Iowa at the time of passing.

Bob was a 1958 graduate of Earlville High School before enlisting in the U.S. Navy.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at St. Luke's United Methodist Church, Dubuque, Iowa, by Rev. Chuck Layton.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association or a favorite charity of donor's choice.