Robert Lee Stoker(1923 - 2012)

Robert Lee Stoker


Robert Lee Stoker, 89, passed away on Friday, December 7, 2012 at Iowa Veteran's Home in Marshalltown, Iowa.

Robert was born August 14, 1923 in Des Moines, Iowa. Robert lived in Des Moines and Indianola, Iowa his entire life.

He married Gladys Lindell in December, 1954. Robert served in the United States Army during WWII and also in the Korean Conflict. He was self-employed and also employed by the Swift Company.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Lee Roy and Lois Stoker and his wife, Gladys. He is survived by three cousins, including David Stoker of Des Moines, Iowa.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, December 13, 2012, at Hamilton's near Highland Memory Gardens, 121 NW 60th Ave., followed by burial of his cremated remains at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery.

The family suggests memorials be directed to Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1410 W. Boston Ave, Indianola, Iowa 50125.

Funeral Home

Hamilton's Funeral Home
121 NW 60th Avenue Des Moines, IA 50313
(515) 289-2442

Published in Des Moines Register on Dec. 12, 2012