Obituaries Robert "Bob" Lee Jennings
Sep 3, 2013, 09:21
ROBERT “BOB” LEE JENNINGS
Robert “Bob” Lee Jennings, age 83, was born Jan. 17, 1930, in Leroy, Iowa, to Charles Wesley Jennings and Freda Carol (Williamson) Jennings and departed this life Aug. 26, 2013, at the Wayne County Hospital.
Bob graduated high school in 1947, and then served our country from 1948-49 in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Wiltsie. DD716.
Bob met the love of his life, Harriett Jane Kipper, around this time and they were married on Aug. 11, 1950.
Bob worked in the beer and wine industry and lived in Des Moines from 1950-51, in Allerton from 1951-52, and in Phoenix, Arizona, from 1953 until 2005 when he returned to Corydon to enjoy retirement.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Maurice and Gerald Jennings.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife Harriett, son Steve Jennings, daughter Linda Kingsbury (Dan) of Phoenix, Ariz., son Scott Jennings of Scottsdale, Ariz., five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
There will be no services per Bob’s wishes.