Services are 6 p.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of the River Catholic, LeClaire, with visitation from 4 to 5:45 p.m. Private burial is Thursday at National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Arrangements are by Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
He was born Sept. 26, 1935. He married Carolyn Kollar on Oct. 3, 1959.
Surviving are his wife; children, Kathryn Forrest, Robert Jr., Kristine Vens, James and Rev. Joseph; five grandchildren; two sisters; and a brother.