Robert Struve


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Posted Online: Feb. 23, 2013, 10:23 pm
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Robert Allen Struve passed away at his residence with his loving family by his side on Feb. 20, 2013, in Lake Havasu City, Ariz., at the age of 63.
Donations can be made in Robert's name to Western Humane Animal Society, 1000 Empire Drive, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86404. Arrangements were placed under the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home & Crematory, Lake Havasu City.
Robert was born on April 1, 1949, in Moline, to Donald and Darlene McGinnis Struve.
Robert enlisted in the United State Marine Corps in 1968, receiving several medals and being honorably discharged in 1974. Robert belonged to the VFW and London Bridge Dart Association.
Robert is survived by his wife of 11 years, Paula Struve, Lake Havasu City; sons, Michael (Stephanie) Struve, Rock Island, Steven (Robin) Struve, Davenport, and Adam (Heather) Struve, Moline; daughters, Becki (Mike) Murphy, Quincy, Ill., and Kim (Lee) Ralston, Lake Havasu City; mother, Darlene Struve, Lake Havasu City; brother, Tom Struve, Lake Havasu City; sister, Connie (Jim) Johnson, Orion; and six grandchildren, Allen and Eddie Murphy, Myles Struve, Ronni Ralston, Marissa Treimer and Bryson Struve. He was preceded in death by his father, Donald Struve.
Thoughts and condolences can be sent to Robert's family at www.lietz-frazefuneralhome.com.












 



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