ROBERT "BOB" EARLE HAFFNER, 80, was born in Hudson, CO
on Aug. 19, 1935 & passed away on Feb. 5, 2016 with his
loving wife by his side.
Bob earned a Bachelor of Science degree in physics and
math and his MBA degree. He was a brilliant physicist
for Bell Labs, working on many special projects including
the SAGE project commissioned by the U.S. military to
install minuteman missiles around the perimeter of the
U.S. & the Army’s long-range interceptor missile called
the SPARTAN. He finished his career as a Department Chief
at AT&T/Western Electric in Mesquite, TX. Bob became a
follower of Christ at the age of 33. He was a generous
and loving husband, father, & grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter & Dorothy
Haffner; his brother Edward Haffner; and his children
Michael & Nancy Haffner.
Bob is survived by his wife of 57 years: Donna Lee Haffner;
his son and daughter-in-law: Steven and Amy Haffner; and
six grandchildren: Victoria Storm, Scott Haffner, Matthew
Haffner, Laura Haffner, Allison Haffner, & Jackson Haffner;
brothers: Cliff Haffner and Don Haffner and wife Wanda;
brother-in-law Mark Davis & sister-in-law Michele Baldridge.