July 11, 1929 - November 10, 2021
Robert Earl Troupe Senior, 92, Topeka, went home to be with Our Lord on November 10, 2021. He was born July 11, 1929, to William and Josephine Troupe in Emporia, Kansas. Robert attended Washburn University and served in the United States Army and was a Veteran of the Vietnam War, receiving many medals. Robert was one of the last Soldiers to leave Vietnam when the United States decided to withdrawal the troops. He worked for the VA Hospital in Topeka, Kansas from which he retired.
Robert was a Deacon at Calvary Baptist Church, Topeka, Kansas and was a Volunteer for various organizations throughout the community.
Robert was married to his first wife, Kathryn Troupe (they were divorced) and to this union was born two sons Robert Jr. and Kenneth Troupe. Surviving are son Robert Jr. (Topeka, Ks) and Grandchildren Robert Troupe III and Kimeya Atkinson, (Great Grandchildren Sunny, Ty, Amy, Haley, Edgar, Koi, Alonzo and Sho’n) all of Atlanta, Georgia.