Robert “Hub” Kolar, 79, of Walnut Grove, passed away Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at Prairie View Senior Living in Tracy surrounded by his family.  
Memorial services were Friday, December 23 at English Lutheran Church in Walnut Grove. Burial was in Walnut Grove Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent at  Stephens Funeral Service - Walnut Grove Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.
Hub is survived by his wife Geneva of 60 years; children: Ron (Cindy) of Sioux Falls, S.D., Rocky (Karen) of Westbrook, Bob of Sioux City, Iowa, Twyla Kronschnabel of Montrose, Cindy Kolar of Humboldt, S.D., Jon (Patty) of Tracy, Mary (Blaine) Corlett of Harrisburg, S.D., Lynae (Greg) Scotting of Montrose, S.D., and Gene (Missy) of Sergeant Bluff, Iowa;  grandchildren: Brady and Austin Kolar, Shaun Kolar, Crystal Knakmuhs, Chandra Carlson, Samantha Palmer, Al, Rob, and John Kolar, Trevor, Dustin, and Nick Lickteig, Jayce, Jared, and Jesse Corlett,  Tarra Berent, Brandon Kronschnabel, Christina Plautz, Heather Snyder, Kortney Kolar, Tony and Derrick Kolar, Tate, Mathew, Hope, and Riley Scotting, Abby and Andy Kolar; 25 great-grandchildren; siblings: Albert “Butch” Kolar of Clare, Iowa and Judy (Jerry) Grothe of Zumbrota; his dog Oliver; and many other relatives and friends.  
He is preceded in death by his parents, mother- and father-in-law, great-grandson Breckon Berent, and daughter-in-law Jodi Kolar.