Robert Thomas Halbert


(Aug. 31, 2009)

Robert Thomas Halbert, 72, died Monday, Aug. 31 in Longmont, Colo.

He was born Nov. 20, 1936 in Gebo, Wyo., to Roberta Rae and Matthew Smith Halbert.

He graduated as salutatorian from Powell High School (Wyoming) in 1954 and from the University of Wyoming in 1958.

Robert married Jeanie Bell McCulloch on July 6, 1962 in Brigham City, Utah. The couple had two sons and two daughters.

He served in the Air Force from 1962 to 1966 and worked in the aerospace industry until 1972. He later worked in the petroleum and computer industries. Bob enjoyed spending time with his wife, Jeanie, and their three Chihuahuas.

He is survived by his wife, Jeanie of Longmont; his children, Julianne Jansen, Jim Halbert, Sandee Zeller and Bob Halbert; grandchildren Brooke, Rachel, Bob, Michael and Audrey; and great-grandchild Gage.

He was preceded in death by his parents and infant brother.

A private memorial will be held.