Robert Barth Resident of the Month!

Robert was born July 8, 1927 to Melvin and Florence Barth.  His parents were of Norwegian and German heritage. They lived North of Decorah and he was born at home. Ten years later his brother, Dewey joined the family. Robert attended country school along Highway 52. He later lived in Decorah on Vernon Street with his parents. Robert worked as a janitor and other odd jobs.

His brother was killed in a car accident in 1971. Robert came to live at Wellington Place in 1990. His favorite food is strawberries. He used to like studying movie posters at the Decorah theater. He likes predicting and talking about the weather and historical facts. His favorite actress is Marilyn Monroe. Congratulations on being chosen as resident of the month and we are glad you are part of the Wellington family!