Robert was born February 29, 1924, in Albert Lea, Minnesota, to Calvin Whiteis and Dagmar [auth] 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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