Robert C. Shuman

Bob Shuman – military photo

July 2017 – Bandstand Flag Notice

Robert C. Shuman

July 24, 1933 – February 9, 2017


United States Army


The flag flying over the bandstand during the month of July is in honor of “Bob” Robert Shuman.

While in college at Oklahoma A & M, Bob enlisted in the Army and served on a teaching committee at Camp Chaffee, Arkansas from 1954-1956. Bob returned to Oklahoma State/Oklahoma A & M and graduated in 1958 with a degree in Agronomy. He went on to earn two master’s degrees at New Mexico State/New Mexico A & M then taught at Iowa State University until 1965 when he accepted a position at William Penn College. He retired from Iowa Trust and Savings Bank in 1995, where he served as an assistant vice-president and loan officer.

Bob Shuman

If you are interested in flying the flag of a veteran above the bandstand, contact Shawn Langkamp at Garland-VanArkel-Langkamp Funeral Chapel at 641-672-2181 or Contact Us Link.



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