Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

Dr. Robert L. Receveur

Robert L. "Bob" Receveur, 84 years of age passed Thursday, November
30, 2017. He was born in New Albany to the late Cletus and Leona (Lewis)
Receveur. Bob attended St. Xavier High School where he later taught. Dr. Bob
went to St. Meinrad School of Theology. He went on to receive his medical
degree from University of Louisville Medical School in 1965. In 1959 he married
Diana Katherine Stumler. She has been his loving wife of 58 years. Dr. Bob was
a family practice physician, who was committed to his community for over 50
years. He was a former Chief of Staff at Floyd Memorial Hospital, where he
practiced as a physician. Dr. Bob was a dedicated and selfless man. He never
refused a patient due to their circumstances. Everyone was treated equally.
Later in his medical career, he was a physician for Norton Urgent Care in
Jeffersonville. He was a devout Roman Catholic and a member of St. Mary of the
Knobs Catholic Church. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his
loving daughter, Krista Renee, and sister, Nancy.

Survivors include his wife, Diana; daughters, Kelly, Kerry; siblings, Suzanne,
Paul, Mary, Carol; grandchildren, Olivia, Stephanie, Zack, Matthew; great
grandchildren, Kayla, Jordan, Chase, Aden, and Wesley.