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In Memory of

Roy A. Stobe

October 15, 1932 - November 27, 2016

Obituary


Roy A. Stobe, 84 of Mt. Prospect was born October 15, 1932 in Evanston to Alfred and Anna (nee Loeding) Stobe and passed away November 27, 2016. Roy was the beloved husband of Sharon L. (nee Geiman); loving father of Kenneth Stobe and Sheryl (Steven) Deering and dear brother of the late Ruth Kindschi.He graduated from Main High School in Park Ridge, IL in 1950 and in 1953 he received a Bachelor's degree in Architectural Engineering from Chicago Technical College. He then went on to serve our nation in the Army's Fifth Armored "Victory" Division,...

Roy A. Stobe, 84 of Mt. Prospect was born October 15, 1932 in Evanston to Alfred and Anna (nee Loeding) Stobe and passed away November 27, 2016. Roy was the beloved husband of Sharon L. (nee Geiman); loving father of Kenneth Stobe and Sheryl (Steven) Deering and dear brother of the late Ruth Kindschi.He graduated from Main High School in Park Ridge, IL in 1950 and in 1953 he received a Bachelor's degree in Architectural Engineering from Chicago Technical College. He then went on to serve our nation in the Army's Fifth Armored "Victory" Division, Company "D" 81st Medium Tank Battalion. Upon returning home from service, he worked for various architectural firms until he started his own business in 1980. Although he worked on residential and commercial projects he especially enjoyed his work as a field architect on various schools and churches. It was while he was working on St Matthews Lutheran Church in Niles, IL that he met his wife and they were married in 1965. Visitation will be Friday, December 9, 2016 from 3-8 PM at Lauterburg & Oehler Funeral Home, 2000 E. Northwest Highway, Arlington Heights and the funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 10 at 10:30 AM. Interment Town of Maine Cemetery, Park Ridge. Flowers are acceptable or memorial contributions may be given to the Mount Prospect Public Library for the Roy A Stobe Fund, 10 S. Emerson Street, Mt. Prospect, IL 60056.