Robert "Bob" Heyne

January 3, 1954 - March 15, 2023

Robert ''Bob'' Heyne, age 69 of Uehling, NE died Wednesday, March 15,2023
after battling esophageal cancer.

Bob, son of Willard & Ruth Heyne grew up in Uehling. The family later relocated to Fremont where he graduated from Fremont High School in 1972. He obtained a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Bob returned to Uehling after college to assist in the operating of the family farm, Hillside Dairy & Hillside Dehy until 2010. He continued from 2010 to present as the sole operator of Hillside Inc. Bob was actively involved in his community & contributed his time & talents towards the Uehling Centennial celebration & the preservation of the Uehling Parks & Auditorium. He was an avid gardener, enjoyed cooking & baking, a passionate poet, and loved to deep sea fish.

Spouse - John Ippolito
Sisters - Nancy Vanis, Jo Sauvageau, Marj (Ben) Shomshor

Bob was preceded in death by his parents.

There are no immediate memorial services planned.

Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society and Arbor Day Foundation.

Online guestbook at

Obituary Provided By:
Freeman Funeral Home
1249 E. 23rd St.
Fremont, NE  68025