Robert Lee Schamp, Jr.

Robert Lee Schamp, Jr.

December 3, 1954 – August 30, 2018

Preceded in death by father, Robert Lee Schamp, Sr. Survived by wife, Debbi; children: Sharon Spoon (Jeff), Kristal Lee (Rob), Christina Stafford (Marshall), Jean Fulton (Shawn), Cheray Shipman (Jon), Star Lockhart, and Phillip Schamp (Robyn); mother, Virginia Schamp; 14 grandchildren; other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends on Friday, September 7th from 4:30pm to 6:30pm at the West Center Chapel, followed by VIGIL SERVICE at 6:30pm.  SERVICES: Saturday, September 8th at 9:30am, West Center Chapel to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 2110 S. 32nd Ave. for MASS at 10am. Military honors at church by Ralston American Legion Post 373.  Memorials to Schamp Grandchildren’s Education Fund.




  • Debbi Schamp Posted September 2, 2018 10:18 am

    I love you so much and always will. I miss you baby. Watch over us. Remember our conversations and wait for me at the gate. Three!!

  • Dianne “La” Jones Posted September 4, 2018 8:42 am

    Even though I seldom got to see Bob anymore I will miss him greatly. We never did get to sing our duet of “My Hero”. Perhaps we will sing it in Heaven. He was a great friend & his passing has left a hole in my heart. May our Lord sustain you in this time of grief.

  • Mary Harwood Posted September 4, 2018 9:20 am

    Our deepest sympathy to all of the Shamps

  • Mike Krzywicki Posted September 4, 2018 11:47 am

    I am so sorry to hear this. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.

  • Debra and Roger Miller Posted September 4, 2018 11:57 am

    So very sorry for your loss. Bob was a very special person to our family as was as Deb and the children were. He will be forever loved and missed by us all. He was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather as well as a great son, friend and he will never be forgotten. You are all in my thoughts and prayers! ? ❤

  • Stormie Wicks Posted September 4, 2018 12:14 pm


    I hope your pain eases. My condolences to you and your family, and my thoughts are with you.

  • jame Posted September 4, 2018 12:16 pm

    may you rest easy on that hill uncle bob! ! sorry how the past years have had nothing but ugly but maybe one day it will get better! prayers may god wrap his arms around your wife and kids

  • Suzanne Bera-Krajicek Posted September 4, 2018 1:56 pm

    My deepest sympathy to the Schamp family. I remember Bob from grade school through high school. He was such a sweet guy and always fun to be around. So sorry to hear this. Soar with the Angels Bob and watch over all your loved ones. God Speed and God Bless you all during this difficult time.

  • Tim and Mary Jo Williams Posted September 4, 2018 4:42 pm

    I am so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. Please accept our deepest condolences. Know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  • Jan Schneekloth Posted September 4, 2018 5:59 pm

    Debbie was so sorry to read about Bob‘s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. With deepest sympathy Jan and Gene

  • Bill Gaus Posted September 4, 2018 6:25 pm

    Heaven has gained a wonderful singing baritone!! My time with Bob on the Opera Omaha stage were memorable. He was in my humble opinion a wonderful singing actor!! My sincere condolences to his entire family and many friends.

  • Marsha Hill Posted September 5, 2018 8:34 am

    My deepest condolences on your loss. Bob will be greatly missed.

  • Priscilla Stapula Posted September 5, 2018 8:16 pm

    Dear Schamp family, We loved Bob so much and enjoyed playing with him and hearing his amazing voice in all of theater productions at Roadside Theater in Heidelberg and at MPAT in Virginia. He was a wonderful, kind person and a true gentleman. We will miss him so much. Love, hugs and prayers for all of you.

  • Emma Morris Posted September 5, 2018 9:47 pm

    Tim and I are so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. Please accept our deepest condolences. Know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  • Kathryn Nevins Posted September 6, 2018 6:53 am

    Working with Bob in Suburb was wonderful, I loved listening to him sign; that and watching him create his doghouse. Hugs to you.

  • Jeanne Ragonese Posted September 6, 2018 10:35 am

    What a pleasure to work onstage with such a lovely man and to hear his singing up close! We Heidelbergers thought the world of him. My deepest sympathies to the Schamp family and his many friends.

  • Cindy Schamp Motiejaitis Posted September 6, 2018 4:39 pm

    You will be greatly missed Bob! Love you

  • Kristal Lee Posted September 10, 2018 8:20 am

    I miss you so much

  • Wanda Dolphin Posted September 28, 2018 10:34 am

    Tom and I send our most heartfelt condolences. My years working with Bob at OPS were the best. Bob was the big brother I never had. I have a wonderful picture of Bob playing Santa Claus for my kids when they were little!

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