Robert J. Hertweck Sr., age 77 of East Grand Forks, MN passed away on Tuesday, April 05, 2011 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND.
Robert Joseph Hertweck Sr. was born on October 11, 1933 in Medford, WI, the son of Charles and Edith (Patrow) Hertweck. Robert grew up and attended school in East Grand Forks, MN graduating from Sacred Heart Catholic School with the Class of 1951. Following graduation, he worked for his father on the farm. He then entered the United States Navy. After his discharge from the Navy, he returned back to East Grand Forks, MN where he farmed his entire life. On February 15, 1958 he was united in marriage to Kay Berg at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Bob loved to collect things, going on family camping trips and enjoyed nature.
Family members who survive Bob include his wife Kay of East Grand Forks, MN; children, Lori (Robert) Barrett of Fisher, MN and Robert Hertweck Jr.of East Grand Forks, MN; 3 grandsons, Michael of Eden Prairie, MN, Cory (Candace) of Mandan, ND and Shane of East Grand Forks, MN along with 1 great-grandson Gabriel.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral Service: 11:00 AM on Saturday, April 9, 2011 in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 200 3rd St. NW, East Grand Forks, MN.
Visitation: 1 Hour before Funeral Service on Saturday, April 9, 2011 in Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Interment: Resurrection Cemetery ~ East Grand Forks, MN
Online Guestbook: www.stennesfuneralhome.com
Arrangements by Stennes Funeral Home, East Grand Forks, Minnesota