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Bobby Looney

Bobby Looney

July 25th, 1962 - May 1st, 2024

Bobby's Obituary

Bobby Looney, Jr., 61, of New Buffalo, MI, passed away on Wednesday – May 1, 2024, at the University of Chicago Hospital. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Sommerfeld Chapel – 15 N. Barton St., New Buffalo, MI.

Bobby was born on July 25, 1962 in Michigan City, IN to the late Bobby Looney, Sr. and Shirley (Baker) Looney.

Bobby was a 1981 graduate of New Buffalo High School. He served his country while in the U.S. Air Force. On June 30, 1984 he married Vicki Lynn Uebler. Bobby was a Millwright for appr. 40 years at Weil-McLain in Michigan City.

Bobby valued his family and friends above everything else. He was an avid fisherman, hunter of a variety of game, and all around outdoorsman. He loved to collect all sorts of treasures. His favorite forms of relaxation were riding on the mower out at the farm or driving around town looking for deer.

Bobby is survived by his wife – Vicki Looney of New Buffalo, MI; his children – Samantha (Kelly Suksdorf) Looney of Vancouver, WA and Cody Looney of New Buffalo, MI; as well as his brother – Jerry (Kaye) Looney of Michiana, IN.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 18th at 11am, at the Sommerfeld Chapel in New Buffalo, with Pastor Jim King officiating. Visitation with the family precedes the service from 10-11am at the funeral home. The family will be hosting a Celebration of Life at their family farm immediately following the Memorial Service.

Memorial contributions in Bobby’s memory may be made to the Boy Scouts of America or to the NRA. Friends wishing to leave the family a message of condolence may do so at www.sommerfeldchapel.com

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