AKKERMAN INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA
Robert Warner, of Grasston, passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at his home. He was 74 years old.
A GATHERING OF FRIENDS will be held from 4:00-8:00 pm on Friday, January 19, 2018 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora.
INTERMENT will be at 1:00 pm on Monday, January 22, 2018 at the Evergreen Memorial Cemetery in St. Paul.
Robert Joseph Warner, of Grasston, passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at his home. He was 74 years old.
Robert was born on April 6, 1943 in St. Paul, Minnesota to parents Harry and Bertha (Portner) Warner. Robert grew up in St. Paul, where he met Shirley Marie Peppin. They were united in marriage on September 15th in Watertown, South Dakota. They were blessed with 4 children. In 1981 the family moved out of the cities to the country, settling in Grasston where Robert and Shirley spent their final years.
Robert worked as a laborer all his life, working for a number of different businesses throughout the years with his most recent being at Jeff’s Outdoor Service in Pine City. Robert loved the outdoors; hunting, fishing, camping and having bonfires with family and friends. He also enjoyed playing cribbage, horseshoes, baseball, and bowling. He will be dearly missed.
Robert is preceded in death by his parents; wife Shirley of 49 years; brothers, Harry, Harold and Charles “Chuck”; sisters, Dorothy and Delores “DeeDee”.
He is survived by his children, Delbert, Daniel (Janice), Estelle (Steve) Martin, and Denise (David); grandchildren, Colleen, Kathy, Connie, Paul, Del, Robbie, Justin, Danielle, Candise, and Joshua; great grandchildren, Aiden, Liam, Sable, Wesley, Randel, Aaron, Nathan, and Joseph; siblings, Dora (Clifford) Grant, Bertha Harrington, and George Warner; brother-in-law Marvin Lehmann; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.