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Robert F. (Bob) Unrein 1939 - 2011
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VICTORIA — Robert F. (Bob) Unrein, 72, died Nov. 25 at his home in Victoria. Born Feb. 18, 1939, in Hays, he was the son of Peter C. and Lucida (Schutz) Unrein. He married Rose Marie (Brungardt) on June 13, 1964, at Victoria. A resident of Victoria since 1964, he was a sheet metal worker employed by Charles Leiker Plumbing and Heating, Midland Inc., and 30 years for Glassman Corp., all in Hays.

Mr. Unrein was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served from 1957 to 1965. He was a member of St. Fidelis Catholic Church.

Survivors include his wife, of the home; a son, Robbie Unrein and wife Brenda, of Hoisington; a daughter, Ramona Weigel and husband Roger, of Hays; a brother, Pete Unrein and wife Dorothy, of Hays; seven sisters, Jeanie Brungardt and husband Larry, of Victoria, Polly Aucoin and husband Richard of Texas, Mary Lou Keizer and husband George, of Nevada, Anna Jennings and husband Mike, of Michigan, Velma Dinkel and husband George, of Brownell, Lorie Ormsbee and husband Alan, of South Carolina, and Cindy Schoendaller and husband Pat, of Abilene; and three grandchildren, Grace Unrein, Raeleann Weigel and Rylan Weigel. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Theresa Unrein.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at St. Fidelis Catholic Church in Victoria. Burial will be at St. Fidelis Cemetery in Victoria, with military honors by Victoria Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 1751. Vigil service will be at 7 p.m. Monday at Cline’s Mortuary in Victoria. Visitation will be from 2-9 p.m. Monday and from 8:30-9:45 a.m. Tuesday, all at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to St. Fidelis Cemetery Fund or Masses. Condolences can be sent via e-mail to


Funeral arrangements provided by

Cline’s Mortuary*

412 Main

Victoria, KS 67671

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Nov. 27, 2011