Edward W. Nobbe, , 89, of Waterloo, Ill., born June 19, 1926, in Waterloo, Ill., died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016, in St. Louis, Mo.
He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Waterloo, Ill., a U.S. Army veteran, former co-owner of Wm. Nobbe & Company John Deere Farm Equipment; a member of Waterloo VFW and American Legion, and Mississippi Valley Equipment Dealers Association.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry E. and Lydia C., nee Kohlmeier, Nobbe; wife, Joyce A., nee Horn, Nobbe; brother, Robert C. Nobbe: granddaughter-in-law, Kelly Burk Nobbe.
Surviving are his children, Thomas (Jane) Nobbe, Susan (Steve) Higgins, and Pamela (Randy) Veath; grandchildren, Jared (Rebecca) Nobbe, Brad (Jennifer) Nobbe, Ashley, Lindsay, Kylie, Taylor Higgins, Courtney (Clayton) Clark, and Morgan (Andrew) Fannon; great-grandchildren, Aiden Nobbe and Cali Clark; sister-in-law, Louise Nobbe; nephew, Brian (Dina) Nobbe; niece, Janet (Larry) Goessling; great-nieces and great-nephews; and cousins.
As an expression of sympathy, the family prefers memorial contributions to Immanuel Lutheran Church, Waterloo, Ill., or the Oak Hill Activity Fund.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at Quernheim Funeral Home, Waterloo, Ill., and from 9 a.m. until time of service Saturday, Jan. 16, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Waterloo, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Waterloo, Ill., with Pastor Tony Troup officiating. Interment will be at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery, Waterloo, Ill.
QUERNHEIM FUNERAL HOME, Waterloo, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Jan. 14, 2016