Robert E. Birr

Robert E. Birr, 92, of Bellevue, died Thursday, June 28, 2018, at The Willows at Bellevue.

He was born Dec. 25, 1925, in Lombard, Illinois, to Edward and Gertrude Birr. He married L. Elizabeth Zinzer Aug. 4, 1946, in Enid, Oklahoma, and she preceded him in death in 2012.

Mr. Birr is survived by a son, James E. (Karen) Birr of Florissant, Missouri; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a son-in-law, J. Daniel Maguire of Hazelwood, Missouri.

He also was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Janice E. Maguire; and a brother, Kendall A. Birr.

He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, July 6, at Foos & Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue.

His funeral will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. John Lutheran Church, 209 Southwest St., Bellevue. Burial will follow in Bellevue Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215.