Memorial Services for Robert “Bob” Hildebrant, 62, of Conde will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, September 7th at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Turton. Father Tom Hartman will officiate. Private family burial will follow in St. John’s Cemetery, Conde under the direction of Paetznick-Garness Funeral Chapel, Groton.
Bob passed away Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Avera St. Lukes Hospital, Aberdeen.
Robert Duane was born on August 14, 1957 in Redfield to Duane and Agnes (Mork) Hildebrant. He was baptized in the Catholic Faith. Bob attended school in Conde, graduating in 1975 and continued his education at Northern State University. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management. For several years, Bob worked alongside his father in his carpentry business. Bob then began selling insurance for the Conde Insurance Company. After many years, he began work at Molded Fiber Glass in Aberdeen.
Bob was a sports fan and enjoyed watching the Conde Spartans, D/C Chargers, as well as, the Minnesota Twins and Vikings. He enjoyed fishing, golfing and had played 5x5 softball in his earlier years. Bob also served as a Volunteer EMT and Firefighter for the City of Conde. He loved spending time with his nieces and nephews and was very involved in their lives.
Celebrating his life are his siblings, Edith (Tom) Bertsch of Conde, Patricia Smith of Brookings, Laurel Hearnen (Harold Ewing) of Conde, Paul (Marcie) Hildebrant of Selby and Michael (Michelle) Hildebrant of Conde, 14 nieces and nephews, 12 great nieces and nephews and his beloved cat, Miley.
Preceding him in death were his parents and an infant sister.
Honorary Urnbearers will be all of his nieces and nephews.
Active Urnbearer will be his close friend, Pat Kramp.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials.
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