Robert J. Nunez
May 12, 1937 – February 16, 2021
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Maria Nunez; brothers: Blasé, Susanno, and Anthony; sister, Ramona Maldonado. He is survived by his wife of 64 ¼ years, Jacqueline “Jackie” Nunez; three sons: Robert Jr. “Bobby” (Johnetta), James (Robin), and John (Jody); three granddaughters: Melissa, Jennifer, and Nicole; four great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; sisters, Anastasia ”Pansey” Weiselowski and Margarita “Margaret” Snider.
VISITATION: Monday, February 22nd from 9am to 10am at Christ the King Catholic Church, 654 S. 86th St., with MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL at 10am. Interment: Resurrection Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Christ the King Catholic Church and Nebraska Humane Society.
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Robert was born and raised in Council Bluffs, IA and graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School. Robert worked many years in the South Omaha Meat Packing Industry. and then as a custodial engineer at Omaha South High and Pawnee Elementary Schools, where he loved, and was loved by, the staff and students.
Robert chauffeured his family in the family Suburban on vacations across the United States, Canada, and Mexico, creating cherished memories. He enjoyed his bowling and golfing league years with sons and good friends. Robert loved attending baseball games and especially enjoyed the infamous Nunez’s tailgates for the College World Series.