Robert “Bob” Kuehl, age 80, of Stewart, Minnesota, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2022, at GlenFields Living with Care in Glencoe, Minnesota.
Funeral Service will be Tuesday, July 5, 2022, at 1:00 P.M., at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Stewart with interment in St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Cemetery in Stewart.
Visitation will be Tuesday, July 5, 2022, one hour prior to the service ALL at the church.
Robert “Bob” V. Kuehl was born on May 12, 1942, at home in rural Stewart, Minnesota. He was the son of Vernon and Loretta (Koopman) Kuehl. Bob was baptized as an infant, and was later confirmed in his faith as a youth, both at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Stewart. He received his education in Stewart public school, and was a graduate of the Stewart High School Class of 1960. Bob furthered his education at Mankato School of Business. He attended school for two years.
Bob enlisted in the Army National Guard on April 17, 1964. He received an Honorable Discharge on September 12, 1964, at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.
In his younger years, Bob was employed as a masonry worker and then was employed at 3M for over 25 years until he retired. Bob was a life-long member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Stewart. He was also a member of the Stewart American Legion Degree Fleisch Post 125.
Bob enjoyed reading, fishing up north, watching all sports. He was an avid Twins and Vikings fan. Bob loved socializing. He especially enjoyed spending the holidays with his family and friends.
Bob passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2022, at GlenFields Living with Care in Glencoe, Minnesota, at the age of 80 years.
Blessed be his memory.
Bob is survived by his:
Sister, Lauriel Novotny of Stewart, MN;
Nephew, Bruce Novotny and his wife, Dena of Elk Mound, WI;
Niece, Wendy Wieweck and her husband, David of Pine River, MN;
Great Nieces and Nephews, Lisa Wieweck Pineda, Brady Wieweck and his wife, Katie, Adam Novotny, Scott Novotny;
Many other relatives and friends.
Bob is preceded in death by his Parents, Vernon and Loretta Kuehl; Brother-in-law, Richard Novotny.
Linda Hoernemann says
Sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. May the good Lord comfort you at this difficult time.
Your friends at HearingLife in Glencoe.
Robert Salls says
My sympathies to Bobby’s family. As apparent by the name, I knew him as a kid about three years behind me at Stewart Public Schools. I also knew his mother well and worked with and for her as a part time helper in the school lunch program. They were one of those very good families.
Deb Haapala says
I am so sorry for your loss! Although it was years ago , while working at 3M, I got to know Bob. He was such a nice , kind, man . My Sympathies
Jan Johnson says
Lauriel,Bruce,Wendy and families,so sorry to hear Bob passed away. I worked with him at 3M for a time. Miss seeing you guys!