Robby Berndt…July 2, 1951 – March 21, 2016


Funeral services for Robby Berndt will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at the First Christian Church in Holly, Colorado with Pastor Kurtis Klinghammer officiating.  Interment will follow in the Holly Cemetery.

Robby Lynn Berndt was born on July 2, 1951 in Lamar, Colorado to Fred and Arlene (States) Berndt.  He passed away at his home in St. David, Arizona on March 21, 2016 at the age of 64.

Robby began working as a farm hand and later worked for a short time with his brother Guy in his scraper business. After many years of truck driving, Robby retired.  In 1996 he moved to St. David, Arizona.  He enjoyed being in Arizona, surrounded by family members.  Robby found that he was quite a master at selling things and was a natural salesman. He made sure that his nieces and nephews knew how special they were to him.

Robby is survived by his twin children, Dallas Berndt and wife, Amber of Goodland, Kansas and Robin Welchel and husband, Donnie of Colby, Kansas; sister, Linda Schwartz of St. David, Arizona; brother, Guy Berndt and wife, Janice of St. David, Arizona; four grandchildren; one great grandchild; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Arlene Berndt; brother, Richard “Dick” Berndt; and brother-in-law, Gus Schwartz.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 950, Lamar, CO 81052.

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