Robert Klimple, 78, of Hye, died Monday, March 17, 2014, at Fredericksburg Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Funeral services were held Thursday, March 20, at 10 a.m. in the chapel of Schaetter Funeral Home with the Rev. Michael Burdick officiating.
Interment followed at Greenwood Cemetery.
Visitation was held Wednesday evening, March 19, at the funeral chapel.
Klimple was born May 16, 1935, in Columbus, the son of Fred Klimple and Minnie Vogel Klimple. He married Ruth Loomis on April 9, 1955, in Wharton, and she survives.
In addition to his wife, Klimple is survived by one son, four daughters and spouses, including Curtis and Larie Klimple of Johnson City; Teresa Burrer, Linda and Richard Neffendorf III and Lisa and Heath Petsch, all of Fredericksburg, and Sabrina and Adrian Cook of Stonewall.
Survivors also include 15 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.