December 3, 1956 – December 12, 2012
Robert Harper, 56, died Wednesday, December 12, 2012, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines from complications of heart disease, diabetes and kidney disease. Cremation rites have been accorded and a memorial gathering will be held from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday, December 15, at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel where a memorial service will be held at 2 p.m.
Bo3b was born December 3, 1956, in Jefferson, IA, graduated from East Greene Community School in 1975 and served in the US Air Force from 1976 – 1980. He married Sheril Faust on November 20, 1983, in Stuart, IA. Bo3b was an Alarm Response Officer for Per Mar Security from 1984 – 2012, his last day of work was October 26. He was an avid reader, 16 mm film collector, fisherman, actor, football fan and a member of Des Moines Science Fiction Society.
Bo3b is survived by his wife, Sheril, his children, Megan (Mark) Dean of Elizabeth City, NC, Monica Harper of Boone, IA and Sean Harper; his mother, Marie Moran of Grand Junction, IA, his siblings, Richard (Rob) Harper of Grand Rapids, MI, Michael Harper of Creston, IA, Harold Harper and Kris Harper, both of Des Moines.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Des Moines Science Fiction Society, PO Box 7572, Des Moines, Iowa 50323. Online condolences will be welcomed at IlesCares.com.
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