Robert "Bob" Edward Luken

February 24, 1928June 20, 2014

Robert (Bob) Edward Luken, 86, passed away on Friday, June 20, 2014 in LaGrange, Kentucky. Husband of Lorraine Luken, and father of his children, Robin (Sue), Patrick (Carol), Josephine Taylor, Laura Dunaway (Roger), Mary Anne Shehata, and sister Carol Deidesheimer of Cincinnati.

Bob was born February 24, 1928 to Clarence and Florence Luken in Cincinnati, Ohio. He Was a chemical engineer retired from Aramco and a US Army World War II veteran.

Bob is survived by grandchildren, Waleed (Sahar), Brandon, Ahmed, Robert, Kevin (Leslie), Rhea Anne, Eric( Jen), Adam, Justin, and Islam, and 2 great grandchildren.

His funeral Mass to be on Monday June 23, 2014 at 11AM at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 502 North 5th Avenue, LaGrange, KY with burial to follow at Valley of Rest Cemetery. Visitation will be prior to the service from 9-11AM.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Knights of Columbus.


  • Visitation Monday, June 23, 2014
  • Funeral Mass Monday, June 23, 2014

Robert "Bob" Edward Luken

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Karen Mullin

December 1, 2014

I always enjoyed Bob's humor while he visited our office! I'm sure he is deeply missed. All my thoughts and prayers to the family this holiday season.

June 23, 2014

Lorraine...'death leaves a heartache no one can heal, but love leaves a memory no one can steal'. Wishing you peace, comfort and courage to face future days. Sorry to be out of the country at this time.

dede mcintyre

Joan Stafford Stephens

June 23, 2014

Ms. Luken,

I am a friend of Mary Anne's from High School. Please know that you, Mary Anne and the rest of your family are in my thoughts and prayers....

Rita Patrick

June 22, 2014

Aunt Lorraine and family, wish we could be there with you. I know how much you will miss him. He was a very loving gentle gentleman. Love Rita & Jim

June 22, 2014

Dear Aunt Loraine and Family,
So sorry for your loss. Gil and I will keep you in our thoughts. Love to all.
Debby and Gil