In Memory of



Obituary for Robert Bales

Robert B. Bales, 86, of Fremont, NE, passed away, Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at the Providence Place in Fremont.

He was born February 13, 1936, in Fremont, NE to Roy and Ida (Leister) Bales. He attended school at Boys Town in Omaha. Bob served in the Korean Conflict from 1953 until 1956. He married Judith Schow on December 30, 2018 in Omaha. Robert was a lifetime VFW member.

Robert is survived by his wife, Judith of Fremont; son, Robert (Lori) Bales of Fremont; daughter, Meri (Chris) Wells of Council Bluffs, IA; sister in law, Barb Bales of Hawaii; 6 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandchild; and nieces and nephews.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Jim and Ed; and sister, Faye.

Private family services and military honors were held at Omaha National Cemetery.

Memorials may be directed to the family.

Online condolences may be left at

Moser Memorial Chapel, 2170 N Somers Ave, Fremont, NE 68025 402-721-4490