Bobbie Vernon Kieber

July 4, 1935 - June 26, 2021

Bobbie Vernon Kieber, 85, passed away June 26, 2021, surrounded by loved ones. Bobbie was born on July 4, 1935, in Toledo, Ohio. He will be remembered as a generous, caring, and admirable man. Bobbie was an adventurous individual who spent many days and hours traveling all throughout the Caribbean & United States. He was a United States Coast Guard Master Captain and Bobbie was happiest on the open waters. Throughout his life he achieved numerous offshore boat racing records. A dedicated pioneer in the industry, he developed and created numerous patents and designs for both boats and cars. He lived in the Florida Keys for almost fifty years and he proudly owned and operated B & B recycling which serviced all of the Florida Keys.

Bobbie will be missed by his children, Kathryn Vereline of Brooklyn, MI and Bobbie (Lynn) Kieber of Big Pine Key, FL; grandchildren, William (Kelly) McCloe, Lara McCloe, and Garrett Vereline; great-grandchildren, Aubrey, Brianna, and Callie Neitzke, Collin and Conner McCloe, and Aiden, Ashlyn & Austin Farah.

He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Shirley Elmore; and a grandson, Matthew McCloe.

A Memorial service will take place at a later date in the Florida Keys. Details to be announced via

Memorial Contributions in memory of Bobbie Vernon Kieber are suggested to Unity of the Keys Church, 1011 Virginia Street, Key West, FL 33040.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


  1. Kathy Jul 2, 2021 at 8:48 pm

    I miss you Daddy

  2. Peg Hudson Jul 18, 2021 at 5:53 pm

    Dear Kathy, Bobbie, Lynn and family, I am so very sorry to hear about your loss. I am heartbroken for you.
    The beautiful eulogy your father gave at your mother’s service will be remembered by all of us.
    I hope that the memories of both your parents will bring you comfort. Sincerely, Peg Hudson

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