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Robert Earl Pedersen

June 29, 1924 September 26, 2017
Robert Earl Pedersen
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Obituary for Robert Earl Pedersen

Robert Earl Pedersen, age 93, of Marionville, Missouri, passed away at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at the Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri.  He was born June 29, 1924, in Chicago, Illinois, the son of James and Lena (Witte) Pedersen.

Robert served in the United States Navy during the Korean conflict and was a self-employed carpenter and farmer.

On February 1, 1947, he married Emma Chapman, in Kaneville, Illinois.

He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Emma; three daughters, Joyce Martin of Tucson, Arizona, Doris Pedersen of Marlin, Texas and Janice Pedersen of Aurora, Missouri; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

His parents, James and Lena and three brothers, James, Sheldon and Roger Pedersen, preceded him in death.

No services are planned at this time.  Local arrangements are under the direction of the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora.

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