Robert W. Allsop
1929 — 2022
Robert W. Allsop, 92, long-time resident and philanthropist of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, died Saturday, September 17, 2022. Bob is survived by his wife of 70 years Elizabeth, sons Richard (Mary Beth), Stephen (Mary Beth) Jeffrey (Carla), by grandchildren Robert, Andrew, Nicholas (Peter Hendrickson), Danielle (Zach) Willey, Mikayla, and Jackson, and by great grandson, Aiden Timothy Willey. Born September 29, 1929 to William and Myrtle Allsop. Bob grew up in Beloit, Wisconsin. He married Elizabeth Marie Nichols on June 21, 1952. For several years they lived in Beloit where Bob worked at the Beloit Iron Works. In 1957 they moved to Cedar Rapids where he joined Fruehauf Trailer Co. and...