Robert "Bob" Saunders
Funeral services for Robert "Bob" Saunders, 77, of Norfolk will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, July 18, 2014, at the Home for Funerals in Norfolk. Reverend Chip Winters will officiate and burial will be 3:00 p.m., in Memorial Park Cemetery in Council Bluffs, IA. Visitation will be Thursday, July17, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Home for Funerals.
Mr. Saunders died at St. Joseph's Rehabilitation and Care Center in Norfolk.
Bob was born on February 19, 1937, in Council Bluffs, IA, the son of Bill and Cloa (Harris) Saunders. He was a graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School in Council Bluffs.
On January 15, 1980, Bob married Vicki Overgard in Council Bluffs. They moved to Norfolk in 1985.
Bob was a salesman for Meadow Gold Dairy for 52 years and was associated with Affiliated Foods from 1985 until his retirement in 2013.
Bob is survived by his wife, Vicki, of Norfolk, and three children and their spouses: Lori and Steve Halsey, of Blair, NE, Robert and Kelly Saunders, of Council Bluffs, IA, Stuart and Erin Saunders, of Lincoln; three grandchildren: Matthew Saunders, Kelley and Ashley Halsey and Lynn Halsey; and one great grandson, Dylan.
He was preceded in death by his parents and granddaughter Brenda Halsey.