Robert J. “Bob” Gillespie

Robert J. “Bob” Gillespie

October 7, 1949 – March 12, 2020

Age 70

Affectionately known by his wife as “Charlie Brown”.

Preceded in death by parents Roland & Gladys Gillespie; siblings Donna Gillespie, Chuck Gillespie and Wayne Gillespie; granddaughter Alyssa Jo Collins.

Survived by wife of 50 years Dixie; daughters Julie Collins (Joe) and Dana Grieb (Brandon); grandchildren Katie, Joseph & Maggie Collins, Lora & Derek Wagstaff, and Branson & Owen Grieb; siblings Linda Seifert and Ron Gillespie; many in-laws, nieces and nephews.

Visitation: Sunday, March 15, 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Bellevue Memorial Chapel followed by a Prayer Service at 3:00 p.m.

Private inurnment: Bellevue Cemetery

Memorials will be directed by the family.



  • Jimmy Jett Posted March 14, 2020 1:11 am

    Rest In Peace my Friend, You will be Missed!
    Prayers for the family for comfort.

  • Lori Bickford Posted March 14, 2020 4:50 pm

    Prayers for your family

  • Bonnie DeShong Posted March 15, 2020 9:20 am

    Julie, my love and prayers reach out to you and your family. Please remember that you have not lost your dad. GOD doesn’t place us on this earthly plain intendind to have families, have experiences, and love thatcwhen he calls us home our loved ones think we are lost. We feel a emptiness or loss but you know your Dad is all around you and will always be with you. Much love (Marsha’s Aunt Bonnie)

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