Robert “Bob” Lugar, a lifelong resident of Phelps, died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, at Seasons of Life in Woodruff. He was 91.  

He was born July 6, 1928, in Phelps, to Antone and Margaret Lugar.

Mr. Lugar owned and operated Lugar Lumber Inc. in Phelps.  

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a member of the Trout Creek American Legion.

Mr. Lugar was preceded in death by his wife, Marge; one daughter, Mary Louise Lugar; and one grandson, Paul Myszka III.  

He is survived by Laura (Paul) Myszka of Phelps, Toni (Scott Silermau) Lugar of Sequim, Wash., Gwen Hendrickson of Phelps; 10 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held Jan. 6 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Phelps.  

Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home in Eagle River is serving the family.