Robert (Bob) R. Dubler passed away on June 16, 2017. He was born in Winfield, Kans., on April 11, 1933, to George and Gladys (Revard) Dubler. He graduated from Rockhurst High School, Kansas City, Mo.
Following his United States Air Force service in Germany, he graduated from the University of Oklahoma. Bob had a lifelong passion for German history and culture and spoke fluent German and Russian. He will be remembered for his love of the Oklahoma Sooners, and all things train.
A member of two Native American tribes, Osage and Cherokee, he returned to Oklahoma each summer to participate in the In-Lon-Schka, the Osage dances.
Bob is survived by his wife, Barbara; brother, David (JoAnn) Dubler of Broken Arrow, Okla.; sister-in-law, Marilyn (Michael) Mazer of Toms River, N.J.; sister-in-law, Sheryl Pratt, Highlands Ranch, Colo.; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
He was proceeded in death by his parents. A Celebration of Life was held on July 6, 2017, in Sun Lakes, AZ. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Paradise and Pacific Railroad Club, c/o Russ Mosser, 7705 E. Doubletree Ranch Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85258, or Assistance League of East Valley, att: Lois Eitel, 2326 N. Alma School Rd, Chandler, AZ 85224. Burial will take place on the Osage Reservation, in Pawhuska, Okla.