In Memory of

Robert Kenneth Radcliffe

January 25, 1964 - January 6, 2018
From: Marcus, IA

Robert Kenneth Radcliffe, the son of Lawrance and Lucille (Palmer) Radcliffe was born January 25, 1964 in Le Mars, Iowa. His childhood years were spent in Marcus where he attended school. He then attended school in Sheldon where he became a heavy equipment operator. 

After school he moved to Harlan, IA with his high school sweetheart, Vicki Boyd. They lived there for two years. Following the death of his father, they moved back to Marcus to operate Radcliffe Construction. Bob then worked for Riedemann Transport for many years as an over the road truck driver and most recently, he worked at Hallett Materials as a heavy equipment operator.

On April 23, 1993, Bob was united in marriage to Vicki Boyd in Cherokee, IA. They were blessed with two daughters, BreeAnn and Brittany. Bob enjoyed gardening, taking motorcycle trips with Vicki, and spending time with family and friends. Most of all he loved being a grandpa and babysitting his grandson Brennan.

On January 6, 2018, Bob passed away at his home. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Lucille Radcliffe; two sisters, Linda Rizzolo and Mary Wakefield; one brother Steven Rae; and father-in-law, Jerry Boyd.

He will lovingly be missed by his wife, Vicki Radcliffe of Marcus, Iowa; two daughters, BreeAnn (Chris) Bohnenkamp of Remsen, IA, and Brittany Radcliffe of Cherokee, IA; one grandson, Brennan Bohnenkamp of Remsen, IA; two sisters Kay Ruden, and Julie Stoffern, several brothers and sisters-in-law; other relatives; and many friends.

A memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m, Thursday, January 11th at Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in CHEROKEE.
Pastor Don Meyer
Visitation will be at the funeral home in CHEROKEE from 5:00 p.m. until service time on Thursday.

Burial will be at a later date.


Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 5:29 PM
“Vicki,,,, I am so sorry to know this. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Death is never easy. The only benefit is to know Bob is at peace. Sending hugs !!!”
Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 10:35 AM
“Vicki and family,
My heart pours out to you. I am very sorry. It is hard to believe. May the angels watch over you and God hold your broken hearts.
Love ya friend.
- Sharon Hantsbarger Henkel
Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 10:35 AM
“My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May god give you the peace that you seek. Continued prayers sent your way. ”
- Amanda Daum
Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 10:35 AM
“Vicki, very sorry to hear about this. Have lost touch with you guys a long time ago, am real sorry about that. Both you guys were good friends a long time ago, and feel especially saddened by my absence of late. As I am sure you will hear many times, please feel free to call if there is ANYTHING I could do for you and yours. You are in my thoughts. ”
- Bob Stoltenberg
Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 10:35 AM
“Sympathies to you Vicki on the loss of your spouse. May you find strength in your family, friends and faith in the coming days.”
- Brenda (Wetherell) Kluger
Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 10:35 AM
“Praying for you and your family. I'll always remember Bobbie. Every summer my family came to visit my grandma, Irene Ebert. We knew we'd always have a friend to have fun. Bobbie will be missed.”
- Jeanene Rippel
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