Robert was born February 29, 1924, in Albert Lea, Minnesota, to Calvin Whiteis and Dagmar Jorgenson Whiteis. Robert served and retired from the 40th Bomb Squadron, Walker Air Base, U.S. Air Force, Robert retired from the military after 35 years of service. Robert was a longtime member of the 2575 VFW Roswell, NM.
Robert is survived by his sons: Robert A. Whiteis, of Lubbock, Texas, Gary Calvin Whiteis, of San Antonio, Texas, his daughter-in-law Doris Whiteis, of Lubbock, Texas; his grandson, Marcu Whiteis, of Lubbock, Texas; daughter Angel Mayes and husband, Don Mayes, of Roswell, NM; son, James Weiss, of Rutledge, Tennessee; grandson.
Robert was preceded in death by his wife, Clementine Whiteis; and grandson Anthonio Stiggins, U.S. Army.
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