Robert B. Stuart, 82, died at his home in Bloomfield, New Mexico, January 1, 2021.
He was born April 28, 1938, to T.S. and Lyda Stuart at home on the farm. Robert graduated Crosby High School and was a member of the Presbyterian Church. He married Dee Ann Larson at Immanuel Lutheran, May 29, 1958.
Robert retired the oil business in 2008, and spent time traveling, camping, and doing woodworking. He supported his Minnesota Twins and Colorado Avalanche. He loved his 1953 Buick Special and restored a 1963 Studebaker and helped Dee restore a 1959 Chevy Apache. He enjoyed taking all the kids to attend the car shows.
Robert is survived by five children; Byron, Bloomfield, New Mexico, Laura (Vince) Dolan, Forest Lake, Minnesota, Scott (Trish), Farmington, New Mexico, Tyler (Linda), Aztec, New Mexico, and Sam (Dana), Farmington, New Mexico; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; brother, Grennille, Steven (Del); sister Cynthia (Don) Tyrell; brother-in-law Selmer Larson and sister-in-law Arlene Myers.
He was proceeded in death by parents, brother James, grandson Tyler, and baby daughter Jolene.