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Subject:Robert Eggleston obituary submitted
Post Date:July 07, 2007 at 18:42:53
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"Robert Eggleston, 73, of Willmar, died Thursday, Aug. 4, 1994, at his home.

Born July 26, 1921, in Worthington he was the son of Glen and Mae Vestrom Eggleston. He married Marie Winkels Feb. 15, 1991 in Pennock.

He grew up and attended schools in Worthington. He was employed in the dry cleaning business for 30 years, working in Worthington, Glencoe, and Fairmont. He later owned his own dry cleaning businesses in St. James and Bird Island, before moving to Willmar in 1990, where he worked at Schwegman Cleaners. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Pennock, the St. James Eagle Club, the Willmar Eagles Club, the Sons of the American Legion and the Lion's Clubs in both St. James and Bird Island.

Surviving are his wife; one daughter, Dawn Underwood, Olivia; five sisters, Sarah Harris, Concrate, Wash., Mable DuClo, Salem, Neb., Betty Sapp, Hayward, Calif., Bev Sena, Menlo Park, Calif., and Mary Ann Schumann, New Ulm; and three grandchildren.

Services will be 10 a.m. Monday at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pennock, and 4 p.m. Monday at Benson Funeral Home, Worthington. Burial will be in the Worthington Cemetery.

Harvey Anderson Funeral Home, Willmar, is in charge of arrangements." Worthington Globe