Robert "Bob" John Rothe

Friday, July 7th, 1939 - Saturday, February 1st, 2020
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Robert "Bob" John Rothe, 80 of Alpine, Tennessee passed from this life on Saturday, February 1, 2020, at Saint Thomas Highlands Hospital in Sparta, Tennessee.

Bob was born Friday, July 7, 1939, in Grindstone, Michigan, he was the son of the late Ralph Rothe and the late Mary (Span) Rothe.

Bob was a loving son, brother, husband, father, and grandfather. He proudly served in the United States Army and was stationed in Alaska. Bob enjoyed staying busy, spending time outside, and in his early years, he loved being on his farm and riding horses. He was loved by all that knew him and he will be greatly missed.

Bob is survived by, Wife, Anna Rothe; 4 Children, Mike and Jennifer Rothe, Ken Heathcoat, Tim Rothe, and Brenda Smith; 14 Grandchildren, and 16 Great-Grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by, Brother, Bill Rothe; Sister and Brother in law, Elsie and Alvin Indo.

Bob chose cremation, the family followed his wishes, and a Celebration of his Life will be held at a later date in Michigan.
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The Tack family

Posted at 10:07am
Certainly will miss this truly wonderful man! So blessed to have had him in our lives, as he was like a second Dad and Grandpa to our family. May he Rest In Peace and his memory be eternal.

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