Robert D. “Bob” King, age 86, of Shullsburg, passed away on Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, of natural causes at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque, Iowa. He was born Feb. 7, 1927 at the family farm in Apple River, Ill., the son of Ilo and Eliza (Black) King.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. at Centenary United Methodist Church, 226 West Church Street in Shullsburg with Rev. Jeffrey A. Meyer officiating. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery in Shullsburg. A visitation was held Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at O’Flahrity-Erickson Funeral Home, 235 North Judgement Street in Shullsburg. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ericksonfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Shullsburg Fire District, 330 West Water Street, Shullsburg, WI 53586 or the Shullsburg Senior Citizen Center S.U.N. Program, PO Box 580, Shullsburg, WI 53586.
A special thank you to the staff at the Mercy Medical Center Cardiovascular Unit.
For the full obituary see the Dec. 24, 2013 edition of the Republican Journal.