Resident Couple Spotlight

Robert & La Vora Flemming


2019 Valentine’s Day

Sweetheart Ball

King & Queen of Mill Valley

Robert & LaVora (Camp) Flemming were married on June 30, 1946 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Preston, Iowa.  The couple resided in Miles, Iowa their entire married life of 72 years, where they operated the “The Flemming’s Oil Company” (Standard Oil Company) from 1959-1989.  They are the parents of six daughters:  Rebecca (Marc) Dembling of Brandly Beach of New Jersey; Roberta (deceased) Gene Giltner of Dubuque, IA; Rachel (Jim) Gray of Brandon, Florida; Ruth (David) Meyers of Clinton, Iowa; Renee (Daniel) Herrig of Clinton, Iowa; and Raellen (Ken) Smith of Placerville, California.  They also have 13 grandchildren, 2 step-grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and 4 step-great-grandchildren.  The couple currently resides at Mill Valley Care Center / Sunrise Villa Assisted Living in Bellevue, Iowa.