Celebrating the life of Robert Charles Rewertz
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Robert Charles Rewertz, 85, longtime resident of Kinney, MN, died Saturday, March 4, 2017, at home. He was born February 29, 1932, in Thief River Falls, MN, to Evert and Anna (Schmidt) Rewertz.
From 1952-1954 he served in the Army National Guard. Bob worked in Brazil, mining from 1971-1976. He worked at MinnTac for 38 years before retiring and was a member of the VFW.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia (Ginny) of Kinney, MN; children, Greg of Hibbing, MN, Char of Vallejo, CA, Barb (Joe) of Minot, ND, Lori (Bill) of Nashwauk, MN; step children, Lisa (Pete) of Hibbing, MN, Paula (John) of Hibbing, MN; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 7 step grandchildren; sisters, Ann, Dorothy, and Janet; many nieces, nephews, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Steve; brothers, James, Lawrence, Wilfred, George, Lloyd; sister, Marie; and nieces, nephews, and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 11, 2017, at the Buhl-Kinney Senior Center in Buhl. Arrangements are entrusted to Rupp Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Chisholm.
Celebration of Life
302 Frantz Street
Buhl, MN 55713