Robert Haase


Funeral services and a Mass of Christian Burial for Robert H. Haase, 81, a resident of Davenport were Monday, June 7, 2010 at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 417 N. Main St., downtown Davenport.

Burial was in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Davenport.

Bob died Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at Genesis Medical Center West Central Park, Davenport.

Robert Henry Haase was born June 28, 1928 in Davenport a son of Henry and Mary (Gallagher) Haase. He graduated from the former St. Ambrose Academy. He was united in marriage to Frances Ellen Schloemer on April 25, 1953, in Davenport at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. Fran preceded him in death on April 7, 2007.


Bob retired from Caterpillar Tractor in 1990 after 43 years of service. He had held many positions during his career with Caterpillar, at the time of his retirement was a planning supervisor.

His memberships include the church, where he had been a lector and Eucharistic minister; Knights of Columbus Loras Council 532; and Quad City Times Plus 60.

Memorials can be made to St. Anthony’s Building Fund.

Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, Dennis and Bette Haase, Centennial, Colorado, James and Ingrid Haase, Morris, Illinois, Michael and Marie Haase, and David Haase, all of Davenport, and William Haase, Minneapolis, Minnesota; granddaughters, Erin (Luke) Faulkner and Kelly Haase, grandsons, Ryan, Daniel, Justin and Derek Haase; and a brother and sister-in-law, Jerry and Mary Haase, Apache Junction, Arizona; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife, Fran, he was also preceded in death by his parents, sisters, Catherine Crossen, Marian Haase, Imelda Haase, and Bernadine Morrissey; a brother, Eugene Haase; and granddaughters, Lauren, Eileen and Rachel Haase. May they rest in peace.

Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting Bob’s obituary at

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