Robert L. Fort, age 77, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, passed away December 28, 2012, at Risen Son Christian Village.
Bob was born April 21, 1935, in Council Bluffs, to the late Robert L. and Edna (Hoch) Fort. He served his country in the U.S. Army for three years during the Korean War. Bob worked for the Union Pacific Railroad for 37 years, retiring in 1988.
In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by his wife, Charlotte Fort on September 13, 2012; and brothers, James and Larry Fort.
Bob is survived by his sons, Mark (Linda Wright) Fort and Barry Fort, all of Council Bluffs; and grandson, Cori Fort, of Ft. Wayne, Ind.
It was Bob's wish to be cremated and no services will be held. The family will direct memorials.
This obituary was originally published in The Daily Nonpareil.