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Robert George Ysker

Male 1925 - 2012  (86 years)


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  • Name Robert George Ysker 
    Born 4 Aug 1925  Lakeside Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 May 2012  Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 23 May 2012  Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cottonwood County Citizen 
    • Robert Ysker
      Robert "Bob" Ysker, 86, of Windom died May 18, 2012, at Good Samaritan Society-Sogge Memorial in Windom.
      Services will be Friday at 1:30 p.m. American Lutheran Church in Windom with Pastor Jay Grave officiating.
      Special music will be provided by Carol Vought, organist; and vocalist, Kris Pfeiffer.
      Special honorary bearers will be Bob's grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
      Honorary bearers will be LeRoy and Janice Garms, Dennis and Linda Garms, Louis Malchow, Vernon Mews, Henry Mews, Delores Schroeder, Albert Oeltjenbruns, Edward and Janice Yonker, James and Rosie Carsten, Wayne Jensen, Wayne and Lucille Bennett, Don Schuhnecht, Dennis and Norma Rosin, Ed and Nicole Yonker and Jerald and Carol Jensen.
      Inurnment will be at Memory Gardens Cemetery in rural Windom at a later date.
      LaCanne Family Funeral Service of Windom is handling the funeral arrangements.
      Robert "Bob" George Ysker was born Aug. 4, 1925, the second child of George and Pauline Ysker, in Springfield Township of Cottonwood County. He was baptized and later confirmed at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in WIndom. He received his early education in the one-room District 67 schoolhouse.
      In 1947, Bob married Evelyn Trapp. They farmed near Windom, where they started their family. He also trucked and worked for area farmers.
      Later in life, Bob and Evelyn moved into Windom, where he was known for his lawn care and snow removal services.
      In February, Bob entered Good Samaritan Society-Sogge Memorial in Windom.
      He was a member of American Lutheran Church in Windom.
      Over the years, Bob and Evelyn enjoyed traveling by RV to Arizona and Texas, dancing and attending Polka fests.
      He was preceded in death by two sons, Gary and John Ysker; a sister, Vera Ysker Lindstrom; a brother, Dennis Ysker; and two brothers-in-law, DJ Haak and Raymond Hochstein.
      Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Evelyn Ysker of Windom; his children: Kathy (Mike) Earhart of Grand Rapids; Gail (Dennis) Craig of Alexandria; Linda (Richard) Paplow of Dundee; and Lynn Ysker of Belmond, Iowa; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; three sisters: Dorothy Hochstein of Jeffers, Joyce (Bob) Carmicheal of Anoka and Marilyn Haak of Garfield; a sister-in-law, Joyce Ysker of Windom; and a brother-in-laaw, Lester Lindstrom of Cambridge.
    Buried Windom Memorial Gardens, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I7007  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father George J. Ysker,   b. 29 Dec 1890, Green Mountain, Marshall, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1964, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Pauline Forentine Schimnowski,   b. 16 Aug 1898, Sibley, Osceola, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1981, , Ramsey, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1923  , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2438  Group Sheet

    Family Evelyn Lillian Trapp,   b. 28 Aug 1928, , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Kathy Ysker
     2. Gail Ysker
     3. Gary Ysker,   b. 11 Mar 1948, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1998, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     4. John Alen Ysker,   b. 2 Mar 1952, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 2008, Williams, Hamilton, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    Last Modified 6 May 2011 
    Family ID F2685  Group Sheet