Robert Heimgartner, 83, of San Jose, Calif., died Sunday, May 29, 2011, at San Jose.
Bob was born June 8, 1928, and was adopted by Walter and Marie (Wiltman) Heimgartner of Le Mars.
He attended schools in Hinton and Le Mars.
He was confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church rural Hinton.
He married Myrna Nuessle of Hinton in 1949.
Suviviors include his wife, Myrna; three children, Carley, Jolene and Rob; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and one brother, Harold "Swede" Heimgartner of Gillette, Wyo.
Funeral services and burial were in San Jose, Calif.