Robert Earl Webb
March 16, 1931 ~ January 20, 2015
Robert E. Webb of Elma, IA passed away on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at Colonial Manor of Elma. Robert “Bob” E. Webb was born on March 16, 1931 to Clyde and Alice (Beal) Webb in New Hampton, IA. He attended school at Alta Vista Public School. After completing his education, Bob began his lifelong farming career with his father. Upon retiring in 2000, he enjoyed filling his time as a bank courier, often telling people that he worked for three banks. He joked saying that it made him sound like a VIP. Bob enjoyed his trips to Northern Minnesota and Canada fishing, playing cards and always had the latest jokes in his pocket to brighten the day. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Alta Vista and a social member of the Alta Vista V.F.W. He is survived by his daughter, Connie Griffon of Arkansas; one granddaughter; two great-grandchildren; one sister, Eunice Paulus of Sequim, WA and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Clayton, Kenneth, Leslie and Donald; sister, Doris Kutzbach; brothers-in-law, Gerald Paulus and Lester Kutzbach and sisters-in-law, Martha Webb, Maggie Webb, Viola Webb and Tillie Webb.