Vigen Funeral Home obituary – Warren Brent Jobe, 71, Keokuk


Warren Brent Jobe, 71, of Keokuk, IA died Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at River Hills Village in Keokuk.

He was born October 19, 1946 in Keokuk, IA the son of Ralph and Mildred Stutes Jobe.

Warren graduated from Keokuk High School with the Class of 1965.

He had been employed at Phoenix Manufacturing in Keokuk for thirteen years, until his retirement in 2009.


Warren enjoyed spending time outdoors fishing and mushrooming.  He was a talented artist and created many beautiful paintings, which he sold.   Warren was a gifted woodworker and made ornate picture frames.  Warren played the guitar and was in many different bands through the years.

He is survived by one daughter, Sarah June Campbell (Mike) of Keokuk, two granddaughters, Alyssa and Natalie, one brother, Max Jobe (Sue) of McCook, NE, two sisters, Joy Brown of Keokuk and Connie Jobe of Keokuk and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Ronald Jobe and one sister, Vicki Hendrickson.

A Gathering of Remembrance will be held from 6-8 p.m., Saturday, at the Vigen Memorial Home in Keokuk, IA with the family meeting with friends at that time.

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