Robert J. "Bob" Lommel, 83
August 29, 1929 -July 17, 2013
A Memorial Mass will be held at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in St. Cloud for Robert J. Lommel, age 83, of St. Cloud, who passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at his home in St. Cloud. Reverend Thomas Knoblach will officiate. Private entombment of the urn will take place at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery at a later date.
Family and friends may call after 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in St. Cloud.
Bob was born on August 25, 1929 in St. Cloud, Minnesota to Edmund and Mildred (Willenbring) Lommel. He served honorably in the United States Army Intelligence from 1950 until 1953. Bob was a designer of restaurants for St. Cloud Restaurant Supply for over 30 years. He was very passionate about history and very involved in the Stearns County History Museum.
Bob had a fondness for riding his bicycle and that was a familiar sight in the St. Cloud area. He had also traveled extensively on his bike in Europe.
He is survived by his brother and sisters, Donald (Kathy) Lommel of St. Cloud, Lois Lommel, and Sharon Lommel both of Richmond, VA; and 11 nieces and nephews.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.
Published in the St. Cloud Times on July 21, 2013