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Leo Francis Robers
Born : 07 Jul 1897
Burlington, WI
Died : 20 Feb 1982
Kenosha, WI
Age:84y 7m 13d
Father :
unknown
Mother :
unknown
Married :
Ancestors of Florence Richter Descendants of Florence Richter Florence Richter (1897-1982)
on 25 Nov 1919
in New Munster, WI
Children :
Ancestors of Helen Robers Descendants of Helen Robers Helen Robers (1920-2008)
Ancestors of Jeanette Robers Descendants of Jeanette Robers Jeanette Robers (1921-2019)
Ancestors of Evelyn Robers Evelyn Robers (1925-1974)
Ancestors of Kenneth Robers Descendants of Kenneth Robers Kenneth Robers (1928-2002)
Ancestors of Marilyn Robers Descendants of Marilyn Robers Marilyn Robers (1930-2005)
Database ID : 1004
Last Update : 2019-03-17
Record Owner : rudy.r
Rel. to Owner : None

Date : 23 Feb 1982
Location : All Saints Cemetery, Pleasant Prairie, WI

Leo R. Robers

 

Leo F. Robers, 84, 4702 60th St., died at 10 a.m. Saturday at his residence.

The son of Joseph and Mary (Hegeman) Robers, he was born July 10, 1897 in Burlington. A lifelong Kenosha County resident, he was educated Burlington schools.

On Nov. 25, 1919, he married Florence Richter in New Munster.

He was a World War I Army veteran.

He was employed as an American Motors Corp. maintenance employee until retiring in 1963.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Kenneth, Of Kenosha; three daughters, Mrs. Leland (Helen) Hasselman, Mrs. Earl (Jeanette) Koehne and Mrs. Peter (Marilyn) Szymanski, all of Kenosha; a sister, Sister M. Laetaria. Elm Grove, Wis.; 18 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents a daughter, two sisters and three brothers.


ROBERS-Funeral services for the late Mr. Leo F. Robers, of 4702 60th Street, who passed away on February 20th, will be held on Tuesday, February 23rd at 9.30 A M. from the Bruch Funeral Home. Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. from St. Mary Catholic Church. Interment will be in All Saints Cemetery. Friends may call at the Bruch Funeral Home after 5:00 P.M. on Monday. Prayer Vigil will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Monday at the Funeral Home.
 
Kenosha News - Feb 21, 1982

No headstone photos



Source - St. Mary's, Burlington, WI, Vol 2 - Baptism Records; 1874-1903; Image 809/852

Leo Robers - line 72

Source - Year: 1900; Census Place: Burlington, Racine, Wisconsin; Page: 10; Enumeration District: 0022; FHL microfilm: 1241813

Theodore Richter - Line 15

Leo Robers - Line 27

(under his father, Joseph)

Source - Year: 1910; Census Place: Burlington, Racine, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1734; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 57; Image: 15.

Joe Daniels - Line 73

Source - Year: 1920; Census Place: Brighton, Kenosha, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1991; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 853.

Leo Robers - Line 57

Frank Richter - Line 66

Leonard Kerkman - Line 92

Elmer Richter - Line 95

Nick Barbian - Line 98

Source - Year: 1930; Census Place: Brighton, Kenosha, Wisconsin; Roll: 2577; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 383.0.

Leo Robers - line 62

Source - Year: 1940; Census Place: Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin; Roll: m-t0627-04487; Page: 17B; Enumeration District: 30-2

Leo R. Robers

Leo F. Robers, 84, 4702 60th St., died at 10 a.m. Saturday at his residence.

The son of Joseph and Mary (Hegeman) Robers, he was born July 10, 1897 in Burlington. A lifelong Kenosha County resident, he was educated Burlington schools.

On Nov. 25, 1919, he married Florence Richter in New Munster.

He was a World War I Army veteran.

He was employed as an American Motors Corp. maintenance employee until retiring in 1963.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Kenneth, Of Kenosha; three daughters, Mrs. Leland (Helen) Hasselman, Mrs. Earl (Jeanette) Koehne and Mrs. Peter (Marilyn) Szymanski, all of Kenosha; a sister, Sister M. Laetaria. Elm Grove, Wis.; 18 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents a daughter, two sisters and three brothers.


ROBERS-Funeral services for the late Mr. Leo F. Robers, of 4702 60th Street, who passed away on February 20th, will be held on Tuesday, February 23rd at 9.30 A M. from the Bruch Funeral Home. Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. from St. Mary Catholic Church. Interment will be in All Saints Cemetery. Friends may call at the Bruch Funeral Home after 5:00 P.M. on Monday. Prayer Vigil will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Monday at the Funeral Home.

Source - Kenosha News - Feb 21, 1982

Research notes for Leo

Related to other ROBERS in database - see Robers In-Laws

(s/ Joseph & Mary, nee Hegemann)
Jul 07
1897
Birth
Birth of Leo Robers
Jun
1900
Age 2
Lived in Burlington, Racine, Wisconsin (Census)
Apr
1910
Age 12
Lived in Burlington, Racine, Wisconsin (Census)
Nov 25
1919
Age 22
Married to Florence Richter
Jan
1920
Age 22
Lived in Brighton, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)
Jun 23
1920
Age 22
Birth of child, Helen Robers
Sep 03
1921
Age 24
Birth of child, Jeanette Robers
Mar 22
1925
Age 27
Birth of child, Evelyn Robers
Feb 15
1928
Age 30
Birth of child, Kenneth Robers
Apr
1930
Age 32
Lived in Brighton, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)
Apr 17
1930
Age 32
Birth of child, Marilyn Robers
Apr
1940
Age 42
Lived in Bristol, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Census)
Jun 13
1974
Age 76
Death of child, Evelyn Robers
Feb 20
1982
Age 84
Death of Leo Robers


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