Robert John Steinberg

Born: Wed., Feb. 13, 1935
Died: Fri., Jan. 21, 2011

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Robert John Steinberg, age 75, of Greensboro, Georgia, passed away Friday, January 21, 2011 at Saint Joseph''s Hospital East in Greensboro. Born in Lapeer, Michigan on February 13, 1935, he was the son of the late John Steinberg and Beulah Ronald Steinberg. After graduating from Lapeer High School, he joined the United States Army and served his country until his honorable discharge in March of 1963. He worked in Detroit for a number of years before becoming an Education Instructor for IBM and retiring in 1991 after thirty years of service. He was a member of Lake Oconee Lutheran Church in Eatonton, GA. He moved from Canton, GA to the Del Webb community in Greensboro, GA three years ago and enjoyed playing golf, Bible study, cards and going fishing with his grandson Robby.

In addition to his wife, Jean Steinberg, whom he married in 2006, of Greensboro, GA, he is survived by a daughter, Lisa Bryan and husband Chip of Acworth, GA; a son, Michael Steinberg and wife Kim of Fort Worth, TX; a stepdaughter, Angela Brooks and husband William of Covington, GA; a stepson, John Enloe and wife Kassandra of Jonesboro, GA; a sister, Ruth S. Reside and husband Bruce of Attica, MI; a brother, Ron Steinberg and wife Gloria of Clinton Township, MI; a grandson, Robby Bryan of Acworth, GA; and many other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his first beloved wife, Elizabeth Steinberg in 2004.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday, January 24, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at the Lake Oconee Lutheran Church, 1089 Lake Oconee Parkway, Eatonton, GA 31024 with Pastor Ron Schornhorst officiating. Graveside Services with military honors will be held at Kennesaw Memorial Park Cemetery, 1700 Whitlock Avenue, S. W., Marietta, GA 30064 at 3:00 p.m. Serving as pallbearers are Mike Steinberg, Chip Bryan, Bob Elkins, Don Freund, John Keyser and Harold Sowell. The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon, January 23rd at McCommons Funeral Home. The family requests that any memorials be made to The American Heart Association, P. O. Box 672648, Marietta, GA 30006 or Faith Lutheran School Scholarship, 2111 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30068. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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Patricia Spano
   Posted Sat January 22, 2011
Jean, Lisa, Mike and family. I was so very sorry to hear about Bob's sudden passing. May God have mercy on Bob's soul and may he rest in peace. With deepest sympathy, Pat Spano and family

Steven Leibold & Family
   Posted Sun January 23, 2011
We are very sorry to hear about the loss of Uncle Bob. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Lisa, like we discussed yesterday, I'm sure Uncle Bob has already made arrangements for future tee times in heaven.

Susan & Alan Kaplan
   Posted Mon January 24, 2011
We send our sincere sympathies to Mike and all of your family for this unconsolable loss. We trust that the love of family and friends will bring some measure of comfort. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Warmly, Susan & Alan Kaplan

Kittie Mayfield
   Posted Mon January 24, 2011
Jean, Billy & Angie and all of Bob's family, I am so sorry for your loss. You will be in my thoughts and prayers in the days ahead. Love, Kittie (Mom)

Ruth Hendrix
   Posted Tue January 25, 2011
Bob gave that welcoming smile to those he greeted. Bob enjoyed his new friends and lifestyle at DWLO and I am blessed to have known him. The family has my sincere sympathies.