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Robert Trumpold

Cedar Rapids

Robert John Trumpold, 83, of Cedar Rapids, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, at The Gardens. Services:
10 a.m. Monday at Teahen Funeral Home by Pastor Bonnie Koeppen. Burial: Middle Amana Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family Sunday from 4 to
7 p.m. and Monday after
9 a.m. at the funeral home.
Bob is survived by his wife; two sons, Todd (Paula) Trumpold of Monument, Colo., and Jeff (Mel) Trumpold of Cedar Rapids; daughter, Lisa (Eric) Kelderman of Altoona; and nine grandchildren, Connor, Carson, Logan, James and Zoe Trumpold, Ethan Hines and Orrin, Aidan and Asher Kelderman.
He was preceded in death by his parents; stepfather, Bob Geiger, and brother, Leroy.
Bob was born Nov. 15, 1934, in Amana, the son of Otto and Marie Leichsenring Trumpold, and married Lila Swartz on June 10, 1967, in Cedar Rapids. He graduated from Amana High School in 1952 and attended the University of Iowa. He retired in 1999 as a process systems analyst after 14 years with Rockwell Collins. He also worked for the Amana Print Shop, Amana Refrigeration, Allis-Chalmers, Harnischfeger and FMC. He was a Navy veteran and held the rank of petty officer.
Bob enjoyed playing golf, keeping up with current events and especially spending time with his family.
Instead of flowers, memorials may be sent to Hospice of Mercy.
Online condolences can be left at www.teahenfuneralhome.com.