Robert A. Dobson, 88, of Beloit, WI, died Sunday, July 7, 2019 in his home.
He was born November 16, 1930 in Roscoe, IL, the son of Everett and Madeleine (Hough) Dobson. Robert was a 1950 graduate of Beloit High School. He was a Korean War veteran serving with the U.S. Army. Robert married Sue Carol Smith on June 24, 1959 in Dubuque, IA.
Robert was formerly employed by Oak Industries in Elkhorn, WI, retiring in 1986. He believed in working hard. Robert loved his family and enjoyed gardening.
Survivors include his wife, Sue Carol Dobson of Beloit, WI; children, Michael C. (Teri) Dobson of Milton, WI, and Sherry Miranda of Beloit, WI; grandchildren, Nate (Ashley) Dobson of Portland, Oregon, Taylor (Sheldon) Pfeifer of Spokane, WA, Jordan Dobson of FL, Connor Dobson, Ian Dobson both of Janesville, WI, Justen (Jordyn) Harvell and Michelle Lynn Miranda both of Beloit, WI; three great grandchildren; sisters and brother, Katherine Rowe of Kokomo, IN, Alice Schultz of Houston, TX, Donald (Criss) Dobson of Steamboat Springs, CO, and Joyce Anderson of Kansas City, MO; and adopted daughter, Francine Ludtke of Beloit, WI; many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents and sister, Christine Fago.
Memorial service for Robert will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, July 13, 2019 in the Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Road, Beloit, WI, with Pastor Darrell Wildes officiating. Visitation of remembrance will be from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service Saturday in the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.daleymurphywisch.com