Services for Robert “Bobby” Gerald Kamer, 65, of Sweetwater, will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Rev. Keith Clowers and Rev. Chris Stephens officiating. Bobby requested to be cremated after the services, under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends Monday evening, Dec. 17, from 6 to 8 p.m. at McCoy Funeral Home.
Kamer died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, at his residence.
He was born Sept. 21, 1947, in Sweetwater. He married Brenda Kay Willmann on June 8, 1968 in Roscoe. Bobby was a life long resident of Sweetwater. He was a veteran serving in the U.S. Navy. Bobby worked as a pilot car driver and at Doris’s Sweet Shop for several years. Over the years Bobby touched many lives with a variety of occupations and anyone who knew him would say his true occupation was fishing. Bobby also enjoyed dancing, playing the slots and vacationing at South Padre Island. However, his true love was his wife and family. As long as he was surrounded by his family, his life was complete.
Survivors include his wife, Brenda Kay Kamer of Sweetwater; son, Jack Kamer & wife Renea of Sweetwater; daughters, Pam Pearce & husband Josh of Lake Oak Creek, and Tina Jore & husband Steve of Le Cerne Valley, CA; brothers, Roland Kamer & wife Ann of Sweetwater, Sam Kamer & wife Carlene of Sweetwater; Eddie Kamer & wife Ann of Sweetwater, and Lewis Kamer & wife Barbara of Sweetwater; 11 grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers the family request one to make donations to ones favorite charity.
Honorary pallbearers will be his grandchildren and great grandchildren.