Weatherford Democrat

March 28, 2013

Robert C. Gumpert Sr.


Weatherford Democrat

— Robert C. Gumpert Sr., 83, died Wednesday, March 27, 2013, surrounded by family at his home in Weatherford.

Service is 10 a.m. Saturday, March 30, at Victory Baptist Church, 1311 East Bankhead Highway, Weatherford. Entombment will be in Holly Hills Mausoleum, Granbury. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Friday at White’s Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.

Robert C. Gumpert Sr. was born March 28, 1929, in Dallas, son of the late John George and Janie Oden Gumpert. He served with distinction in the United States Army 82nd Airborne Division and was honorably discharged in 1950. He married the former Anita Bevers on March 28, 1975, in Hurst, and they began their life together. Robert was a member of Victory Baptist Church and a Mason.

Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Anita Gumpert, of Weatherford; children, Robert Gumpert Jr., John Gumpert, James Gumpert, Debra Gumpert, Pamela Stoddard and Tammie Allen; 30 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; brother, Gorman Gumpert; and a host of loving family and friends.

Robert was preceded in death by a daughter, Linda Sue Gumpert; his parents; and brothers, Johnny, Charles, J.P., Rae, David and Kenneth Gumpert.

In lieu of usual remembrances, the Gumpert family suggests contributions in Bob’s memory to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Office of Development, 2900 Rocky Point Drive,Tampa, FL 33607.

White’s Funeral Home