Robert Eugene Steinbach (1929-2020)

Robert Eugene Steinbach


    Robert Eugene Steinbach, 91, passed away on Dec. 27, 2020. He was born in Hiteman on Oct. 30, 1929, married to Mary for 60 years.

    In his younger years he was a union carpenter. Robert spent four years in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War and six years in the Iowa Air Guard. He was a director in Des Moines JC’s and a scoutmaster in the Des Moines area. Robert was employed at the office of Des Moines Water Works for 40 years.

    Robert is survived by his children, Pamela Albaugh, Greg Steinbach, Paula (Earl) Agan, Lisa (Gary) Blount, and Scott Steinbach; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

    He is preceded in death by his wife, Mary; son-in-law, Kent Albaugh; grandson, Shelby Agan; parents, Tony and Jennie Steinbach; brothers, Joe Evans and Tom Steinbach; and sister, Wilma Pardun.

    Private family services were held with burial to be held at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Please see link below the obituary to attend the livestream services.

    Memorial contributions may be directed to Unity Point Hospice in loving memory of Robert.

    Online condolences may be expressed at

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