Bob Greear

Friday, September 8, 2017

Bob Greear, 92, of Lake Havasu City, Arizonia, died Monday, Aug. 21, 2017.

Bob was born on June 16, 1925 in Danville, Illinois to Elwood and Stella Greear. Bob attended Immanuel Lutheran grade school in Danville, Illinois, graduated from Danville High School, then went on to attend Indiana University.

Bob was a past Exalted Ruler of Le Mars Elks Lodge 428 and life member of Lake Havasu Elks Lodge 2399. He was also a life member and 32 degree Mason of the Valley of Danville Lodge and a past commander and member of the American Legion in Le Mars.

Bob was an Army Veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict. He was also a member of Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Lake Havasu City.

Bob was an avid golfer, where he enjoyed developing and cultivating many long friendships.

Bob retired from JC Penney, after 35 years. He was a district manager in Indianapolis, Indiana and was in store management in Danville, Illinois; St. Louis, Missouri; Hammond, Indiana; Le Mars, and Indianapolis, Indiana.

Bob married Sarah Alice Arnold on June 27, 1948. They have one daughter, Lisa Brangwin, of Le Mars.

Bob is survived by his daughter, Lisa (Larry) Brangwin; three grandchildren, Sara (Tony) Jones, of Lake Havasu City, Arizona, Jason Brangwin, and Shaun (Heather) Brangwin, of Le Mars, and seven great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 26, at Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Lake Havasu City.