Robert “Bob” L. Dahlof, of Mora, died on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at St. Clare Living Community in Mora. He was 99 years old.
He was born on Jan. 21, 1920 in Warren, the son of Emil and Ella Dahlof. He was employed at Land O’Lakes for 37 years and retired in 1983, enjoying golf and time with family and friends. He was a longtime, faithful member of Grace Lutheran Church and enjoyed singing in the choir.
He proudly served in the U.S. Army Aircorp as a tech sergeant for four years during WWII in the European theater earning a Bronze Star.
He will be remembered for his kindness, humor and gentle spirit.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Emil and Ella Dahlof, first wife; Ruth G. Dahlof, second wife; Lenora Syhre Dahlof and brothers; Jim and Charles.
He is survived by his loving children; Bob (Nancy) of Bloomington, Ray (Kelly) of Monticello, Ruth (Craig) Vedvik of Champaign, Illinois, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, June 24, 2019 at Grace Lutheran Church of Mora with Rev. Paul Lutter officiating. Casket bearers are Ross Dahlof, Brett Dahlof, Abby Crouch, Brock Dahlof, Trevor Dahlof and Krista Vedvik. Honorary casket bearers are the “The Hardee Boys.” He will be honored with a 21-gun salute following service by the Mora American Legion Post 201 Honor Guard. Burial will be at Fort Snelling at a later date. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service.
Donations can be made to Grace Lutheran Church or the Humane Society in Bob’s honor.
Arrangements by Dresser Methven Funeral and Cremation Services.