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Robert Mahoney May 22, 1950 - Nov. 3, 2008

OLIVIA -- Robert "Bob" Michael Mahoney, 58, of Olivia died Monday at his home.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Olivia with burial in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m., at the church and from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. Saturday. Arrangements are with Dirks-Blem Funeral Service of Olivia.

He was born May 22, 1950, in New Ulm to Edward and Rita (Posl) Mahoney. He attended elementary school in Morton and graduated from Morton High School in 1968.

He married Deb Dillon on Sept. 28, 1974, in Olivia and they lived in Olivia. He worked for the Olivia Farmers Elevator, Trojan Seed, then as a farmer and later for the Renville County Highway Department. He was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church.

He is survived by his wife; his children: Molly (and Jason) Jacobs of Hopkins, Jeffrey Mahoney (and fiancé Jennifer) of Hopkins, Elizabeth (and Nathan) Stieren of Windom; his mother of Redwood Falls, two grandchildren; siblings: Pat Ring of Maplewood, Mary Ann Bengston of Blaine and Rich Mahoney of Morton.

He is preceded in death by his father. His son, Jay, also died Monday.