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Robert Ohman Oct. 29, 1932 - Oct. 6, 2008

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WILLMAR -- Robert "Bob" J. Ohman, 75, of Willmar, died Monday at the St. Cloud Hospital.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Vinje Lutheran Church in Willmar. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery. Military honors will be presented by American Legion Post 167 of Willmar.

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Visitation will be for one hour prior to the services at the church. Arrangements are with Peterson Brothers Funeral Home in Willmar.

He was born Oct. 29, 1932, in Willmar to Carl and Solveig (Fosso) Ohman. He grew up in Willmar and attended Willmar Schools.

He married to LaVonne Barge on Sept. 15, 1954, in Webster, S.D. They lived in Willmar. He worked for Chappell Duct Company, now Chappell-Central, Inc., as a sheet metal worker until his retirement. He then drove school bus for Willmar Bus Service until his eye sight forced him to stop. He was a member of the K. County Country Band for many years performing in the area and recording a couple of records. He was a member of Vinje Lutheran Church and the Willmar Eagles Club.

He is survived by one son: Jerry Ohman of Kandiyohi; three grandchildren; and one great grandson.

He was preceded in death by his wife in 2004 and one sister.

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