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“When someone we love falls asleep in death the memories we have of them become our treasure, may those cherished memories of a life well lived and...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“My heart goes out to Tom and Sarah and Bobbi and the grandkids! So sorry for your loss. Will miss him. I have a lot of fond memories of him growing...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Glenda Hadsell - Cedar Rapids, IA

“We will miss running into Bob, it was always fun to stop and visit with him about the good old Beaver Days. I grew up in Beaver from 1938 and left in...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Duane Townsend - Ogden, IA

“Our hearts are sad because Bob was a great worker in the Church of the Brethren and faithful always. We rejoice that his faith entitles him to a...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Marilyn Koehler - Udell, IA

“Our sincere sympathy Tom, Sarah, Courtney & TJInteresting that your grandmother & Sarah's mother shared the beautiful name Charlotte. Hope to see...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Patricia Baumler - Wadena, IA

“Sorry for your loss, Tom and Sara and family ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Barb Swales - Strawberry Point, IA

“Bob done Ken and I good, a lot of Sundays it would be just the three of us, but God said where 2 or more are there I will be also We appreciate what...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Ken/Pat Elsberry - Beaver, IA

Bob Shadle, 78, of Beaver, Iowa, passed away on Friday, June 15, 2018, at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames.

A Celebration of Life will be held 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at the Beaver Community Center in Beaver. For online obituaries and condolences please visit:

Bobby Gene Shadle was born on November 9, 1939, the son of William and Charlotte Shadle. Bob attended schools in Beaver later graduating with the Grand Junction High School class of 1958.

Bob was employed by Harris T.V. in Ames for many years, worked as an over the road truck driver, and had his own television repair shop in Boone for several years. He later worked at Travis Audio in Des Moines, retiring in 2005.

In retirement Bob enjoyed his time as crossing guard for Boone Schools and recently received an award for 10+ years of service. He also served as the minister for the Beaver Church of the Brethren.

Survivors include his son, Tom (Sarah) Shadle of Ely, Iowa, daughter, Bobbi Madison of Henderson, Nevada; four grandchildren; Skyler and Cloe Madison, and Courtney and Thomas "TJ" Shadle.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother, Billy Shadle.

Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.