Robert Kaune

Obituary of Robert W. Kaune

MONTICELLO, IOWA Robert W. Kaune, 73, of Monticello, Iowa passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at his home in Monticello, Iowa. Funeral Services for Bob will be held at a later date. Bob was born January 17, 1947, in Dubuque , Iowa the son of Daniel and Bernice Kaune. He married Judy Appleby on January 11, 1969 at St. Luke Methodist Church, Monticello. Bob was a proud veteran who served in the both the US Navy and later in the Reserves as a Seabee. He enjoyed hunting, watching John Wayne movies, camping, and spending time with his grandkids and granddogs. Survivors include his 3 children: Jeffery (Kim) Kaune of Grimes, Brenda (Mark) Zimmerman of Dubuque, Sarah (David) Hoffner of Monticello; 5 grandchildren: Peyton (Taylor) Honeck, Grace, Jackson, Jonathan, and Josephine; siblings: Bernice (Bob) Jurgensen, Terry (Mary) Kaune; in-laws: Jeff Appleby, Jerry (Ruth) Appleby, Tom Mai, Suszanne Appleby, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by wife Judy in 2014, his parents and parents-in-law, siblings: Sandy Crippes, and many in-laws. Online condolences may be left for the family at
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