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In Memory of

Robert C. Haupt

December 11, 1930 - March 31, 2015

Obituary


Robert C. Haupt, 84, of Blue Springs MO, passed away March 31, 2015. He was born December 11, 1930, the only child of Oscar J. and Etta (Hoffstaedt) Haupt in Gage County, NE. Robert graduated from Clatonia High School in 1948, attended Doane College, transferring to the University of Nebraska where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Agricultural Engineering. He was a member of Sigma Tau, an Engineering Honor Society. Robert served in the U.S. Army Ordnance Corps, 1955-1957, stationed in Germany. Robert began his career at Allis Chalmers in Milwaukee, WI as a...

Robert C. Haupt, 84, of Blue Springs MO, passed away March 31, 2015. He was born December 11, 1930, the only child of Oscar J. and Etta (Hoffstaedt) Haupt in Gage County, NE. Robert graduated from Clatonia High School in 1948, attended Doane College, transferring to the University of Nebraska where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Agricultural Engineering. He was a member of Sigma Tau, an Engineering Honor Society. Robert served in the U.S. Army Ordnance Corps, 1955-1957, stationed in Germany. Robert began his career at Allis Chalmers in Milwaukee, WI as a design engineer, later working at Deutsch-Allis and AGCO in Independence, MO, developing 13 patents. Robert was an avid golfer, fisherman, woodworker and gardener. He is survived by his two daughters, Lisa Haupt (Morley Jensen) of Taylors, SC and Julia Haupt (Gene O’Donnell) of Independence, MO. A memorial reception for family and friends will be held 3-5pm, April 6, 2015 at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S 14th St. Lincoln, NE, following a private burial. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the American Heart Association.