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Robert Ernest Dubberke Obituary- Death, Robert Ernest Dubberke Funeral

Robert Ernest Dubberke Obituary- Death, Robert Ernest Dubberke Funeral

Robert Ernest Dubberke of Prospect Heights, Illinois passed away on Thursday December 23, 2021 at the age of 87 years old. After years of battling multiple cancers, he died peacefully in his home with his family by his side. Robert was the devoted husband of Susan for 66 years; beloved father of the late Robert (Ginny), Jim (Linda) & Kathy; loving grandfather of Stacy, Brian, Michelle, Colleen, Bob, Harry, Jimmy, Kyle, Michael & Kris; great grandfather to many and dear brother of Edward Dubberke and the late Judy.

Robert was born August 19, 1934 in Naylor, Missouri. At age seventeen, he joined the army. He fought bravely in the 45th infantry in the Korean War and was awarded with a Purple Heart and Bronze Star for his heroic actions. He was a real American hero. A visitation will be held Friday, January 14, 2022 from 3:00-6:00 pm at Oehler Funeral Home, 2099 Miner Street, Des Plaines, IL 60016. In lieu of flowers the family has asked to make donations to the Wounded Warriors Project. Memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at Oehler Funeral Home for the Dubberke family.