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Date: Sun, 03 May 2009 08:58:21 -0500

Robert Kohlsdorf
CHRISTOPHER - Robert "Bob" Lee Kohlsdorf, 79, formerly of Southern Illinois, passed away among family and friends Sunday, April 26, 2009, in Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice in Wichita, Kan.

Private family services will be conducted.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice at

Bob was born June 15, 1929, in Christopher. He was a veteran of the Korean War.

He married Nila (Bigham) Kohlsdorf on June 7, 1958, and they raised their three sons in Ankeny, Iowa. Bob eventually ended up in Wichita, Kan.

He is now reunited with his wife of 36 years, Nila Kohlsdorf; parents, John Cigliana and Katherine Kohlsdorf; and stepparents, Bernice Cigliana and Rudy Kohlsdorf.

He will be lovingly remembered by his three sons, Robert Kohlsdorf of Windy Creek, Alaska, Doug (Mary) Kohlsdorf of Ankeny, Iowa, and Eric (Brooke) Kohlsdorf of Des Moines, Iowa; and his grandchildren, Andrew, Erin and Evan.

Bob touched many lives, and his legacy remains alive through many people.
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on 5/3/2009

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