Robert Volkmuth

Robert Volkmuth

Monday January 25, 1954 Tuesday December 18, 2018

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Obituary for Robert Patrick Volkmuth

Robert Patrick Volkmuth, age 64, of Brainerd, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. Bob was born in Saint Cloud to Richard & Lois (Mahren) Volkmuth. He married Suzanne Geschwill on September 12, 1992. Bob liked drag racing at BIR, working on Buicks, a Chevelle and other old cars. He enjoyed watching sports, especially the Minnesota Twins, Timberwolves, Vikings,the Wild and adaptive floor hockey at the High School. He liked old movies and the History Channel. Bob taught religion classes at St. Francis and St. Mathias Catholic Churches.
Bob is survived by his wife, Sue of Brainerd, sons: Al Geschwill of Minnetonka, Richard Volkmuth of Brainerd and Randy Volkmuth of Brainerd; mother, Lois of Baxter; siblings: Tim (Barb) Volkmuth of Brainerd, Peg (Marc) Serani of Baxter, John (Katy) Volkmuth of Princeton, Carol Volkmuth of Baxter, Jean Volkmuth of Baxter and Mary (Ben) Hawkins of Breckenridge, Texas; sister-in-law, Anita Volkmuth of Brainerd; 2 grandchildren, Naiomi Benson and Damion Geschwill.
Bob is preceded in death by his father; and brother, Jerry Volkmuth.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, December 27, 2018 at 11AM at St Mathias Catholic Church. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 from 4-7PM at Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home-BRAINERD CHAPEL, and one hour prior to the mass, Thursday at the church. Parish prayers will be at 6:30PM, Wednesday at the Funeral Home. Interment will be at the parish cemetery.
Caring for Bob & the Volkmuth Family:
Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home
BRAINERD CHAPEL 218-829-3581

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  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Thursday December 27, 2018 |
    St. Mathias Catholic Church
    4529 County Rd 121
    Fort Ripley, MN
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    Thursday December 27, 2018
    Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, December 27, 2018 at 11AM at St Mathias Catholic Church. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 from 4-7PM at Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home-BRAINERD CHAPEL, and one hour prior to the mass, Thursday at the church. Interment will be at the parish cemetery.

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Jamie Hess

Sue, I always appreciated the hospitality you and Robert gave me whenever I stopped by to visit Al. I am so sorry to hear about his passing. I hope you, Al, Richard, Randy and all the rest of your family and friends are doing as well as can be through this.
Comment | Posted at 10:09pm via Condolence

Scotty Foss

RIP my friend
Comment | Posted at 10:53pm via Condolence

Scotty Foss

He was a great man will be missed by family & friends prayers are with family god bless always
Comment | Posted at 10:51pm via Condolence

Crystal Nisle-Durm

Uncle I'll always remember the legendary easter egg hunts at your house with gold dollar coins too. It was so much fun seeing how happy your cars made you too. I'll always love you. Until we meet again
Comment | Posted at 06:34pm via Condolence

Ron and Marilee Birdsell

Ron,Marilee,Jon,Justin Birdsell post a condolence Bobby and family, seems like yesterday we talked at Dr.D’s office and his latest pride was a Chevy ? Rest In Peace with loud pipes and riding Pegasus
Comment | Posted at 11:23am via Condolence

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