Service


Date:

August 16, 2021

Start Time:

10:00 AM

Location:

Our Saviors Lutheran Church

Address:

420 Harwood Ave

Waterloo, IA 50701

Arrangements By:

Parrott & Wood Chapel of Memories

Visitation


Date:

August 15, 2021

Start Time:

3:00 – 5:00 PM

Location:

Parrott & Wood Chapel of Memories

Address:

965 Home Plaza

Waterloo, IA 50701

Robert Wilbur “Bob” Lehman

Robert Wilbur (Bob) Lehman formerly of Waterloo, passed away on August 9, 2021 at Bickford Senior Living in Cedar Falls. Bob was born on September 22, 1926 in Waterloo to Chris and Hulda (Stromer) Lehman. He graduated from West High School, class of 1944. Bob served in the 7th Army Infantry Division from 1944-1946, serving in the Pacific. He married Marlys Lee in 1948. They were happily married for 60 years before she passed away in 2008. Bob was a proud paperboy for the Courier in his youth. He worked for John G. Miller and Cardinal Construction retiring in 1989 as President of Cardinal Construction.

Bob was a member of Our Saviors Lutheran Church in Waterloo. He was a member and past president of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). Bob was a past Scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 29 at Castle Hill School. Bob built the past two houses he lived in on Rainbow Drive where he resided for 66 years. He wintered in Mission, TX. Bob enjoyed playing cards, golf and his family.

Survived by 3 sons Gregg (Debra) of Hartford, TN, Steven (Deborah) of Waterloo, Kevin of Culver, IN; daughter-in-law, Mary Lehman of Marion; 2 sisters, Edna Brisco of Glendale, AZ and Darlene Sherwood of Evansdale; 1 brother, Harry Lehman of Waterloo; a long-time friend, Nancy Cole; 8 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his wife, Marlys, his parents, Chris and Hulda, son, Rick, brothers, Herb, Harold, John, Ray, Vernon; sisters, Viola Klebs, Evelyn Sapp, Margaret Springer, and Florence Tovar.

Memorials may be directed to Our Saviors Lutheran Church. A visitation will be held at Parrott & Wood Chapel of Memories on Sunday, August 15, 2021 from 3:00 – 5:00 PM, with a service on Monday, August 16, 2021 at 10:00 AM at Our Saviors Lutheran Church. After the burial at Garden of Memories Cemetery, a luncheon will be held at the church. Parrott & Wood is handling arrangements 319-232-3235. Condolences may be left at www.parrottandwood.com

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