Robert W. Just, 85 of Effingham, formerly of Watseka, died on Tuesday, May 1, 2007, at St. Anthony Hospital in Effingham.
Robert was born October 29, 1921, in Sheldon, IA, the son of William and Hertha Roesnick.He served in the US Army during WWII and the Korean War.He was a member of Watseka American Legion Post #23.He was employed at the Watseka Post Office for 27 years and Crawford Bus Service for 15 years.He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Effingham.Robert married Yvonne Lustfeldt on August 10, 1945, in Buckley.
Survivors include his wife, Yvonne; one son and daughter-in-law, David and Cynthia Just, Colorado Springs, CO; one daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl and Jerry Miller, Salem; five grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one daughter, Debra.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, May 5, 2006, at Calvary Lutheran Church in Watseka with the Rev. Donald Love officiating.Burial in GAR Cemetery, Watseka, with graveside rites by Watseka American Legion Post #23.