May 09, 2016
- 11:00 AM
May 09, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Robert F. Leibhan, 71, Fargo passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2016 unexpectedly at his home.
Bob was born August 15, 1944 in Esmond, North Dakota to Alex and Lucy (Kossan) Leibhan. He grew up and graduated from Esmond High School in 1962. He moved to Fargo where he began working at Union Storage & Transfer retiring after 30 years. He married Carol Hanson on July 5, 1969 at St. Thomas Catholic Church, Tioga, North Dakota. He enjoyed working for West Fargo Public Schools as a bus driver for the past 15 years.
He loved spending time playing softball and later working as an umpire for over 30 years. He also enjoyed bowling and playing cards, but his real passion was on the golf course.
His family and grandchildren meant the world to him, and he loved spending time with them as often as he could.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Carol, Fargo, ND; children, Lisa (Tom) Kelenic, Waukesha, WI, Lori (Joe) Tillman, Rothsay, MN; 6 grandchildren, Taylor, Jarred, J.T., Madison, McKenzie and Macy; sister, Clara (Ray) Volkers, St. Paul, MN; brothers, James (Millie) Leibhan, Helena, MT, Richard Leibhan, Rapid City, SD; sisters-in-law, Barbara (Merlin) Satrom, Lakeville, MN, Berenice Leibhan, Esmond, ND, Eileen Leibhan, Minot, ND, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Alex and Lucy, Carol’s parents, Ethel and Bob; brothers, Ray, Mike, Joseph and John Leibhan; sisters, Marion Neubauer, Dorothy Richter and Laura Aebly.
Celebration of Robert’s Life: 11:00 A.M. Monday, May 9, 2016 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 10:00 A.M.
Interment: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Fargo.