Robert Blank, 85, of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, passed away, Friday, May 10, 2019 at Diamond Cove Healthcare and Rehabilitation.
He was born in Edgerton, Wisconsin on December 3, 1933, son of the late William Henry & Gladys Juanita (Alwin) Blank. Robert spent his life as a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was united in marriage to the late Nancy Blank on July 2, 1983 in Racine, Wisconsin. Robert was a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He spent his working years as a truck driver and mechanic.
Robert is survived by his children, Nancy Thomas of Racine, Wisconsin, Melinda Butgereit of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, Shane Butgereit of Brockwell, Arkansas and Melvin Butgereit of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas; god-daughter and granddaughter, Jasmyne Blank of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas; 13 grandchildren and three nieces, Colleen, Barbara and Brenda all of Wisconsin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Gladys Blank; wife, Nancy Blank; one brother and one sister.
Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral & Memorial Service of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas.