Robert L. “Bob” Funk, 87, died Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Asbury Park in Newton.
The family provided some of the following information.
He was born Nov. 21, 1926, in Newton to Theo and Lydia (Hiebert) Funk.
He lived in Hillsboro, where his father owned and ran a meat market and slaughtering house. He attended public school and graduated from Hillsboro High School. He grew up and was baptized in the First Mennonite Church of Hillsboro.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War
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