Robert "Bob" Keppler, age 64, of Wheaton, Minnesota passed away Friday morning, May 5, 2017 at the Traverse Care Center in Wheaton.
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, May 9th at 2:00 p.m. at the Bainbridge Funeral Home in Wheaton with Pastor Tim Shekleton officiating.
Burial will be in Wildwood Cemetery, Wheaton, Minnesota. Honorary Bearers will be John Warburton, Warren Bigalke, Dan Fridgen, Jim Osterman, Dennis Jipson and Robert McCalip.
Visitation will be held Tuesday afternoon from 1:00 p.m. until service time at 2:00 p.m.
Robert was born July 3, 1952 in Wheaton, Minnesota. He spent most of his years over the road trucking and had friends all over the country.
Robert is survived by his children: Tina (Scott) Rosenkranz and their children Tianna and Maeghan of Sturgis, South Dakota; Tara (Rick) Stange and their children Aurora, Ayreal, Jasmine, Brandon, Dane and Lily of Wheaton; Tonia (Scott) Rolland and their children Bailey, Haley, Devan and Evan of Enderlin, North Dakota; Nicholas Keppler of Wheaton; Nathan Keppler of Wheaton; Emma Canon-Holle of Wheaton; former wife Monica Keppler of Wheaton; sisters: Lois Eggum of Dalton, Minnesota; Joyce (Tom) Lillehaug of Mira Loma, California; Mary (Ed) Montplaisir of Detroit Lakes, Minnesota; and his nieces and nephews.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents Leslie and Golda Keppler; his brothers Dennis and Roger Keppler; and granddaughter Kaylee Rolland.