|Birth: ||Apr. 5, 1923|
|Death: ||May 10, 1996|
Black Hawk County
CEDAR FALLS-- Ralph R. Amundson, 73, of 2015 Waterloo Road, died at home Friday, May 10 of natural causes.
He was born April 5, 1923, in Westfield, son of John and Louise Onnen Amundson. He married Patricia Abbott June 20, 1946, in Nebraska. The couple made their home in Sioux City, where he worked for W.A. Klinger Construction. They later moved to Ottumwa, Iowa, and finally Cedar Falls, where Ralph worked for John G. Miller construction, Cedar Falls, retiring in 1985 after 45 years of service.
Ralph was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Cedar Falls, the Iron Workers Union, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles #4074 of Cedar Falls. He also played "fiddle" for The Fontanas.
Survived by: his wife; two daughters, Jo (Wade) Roberts and Sharon Koger-Zuehlke and Ron Zuehlke; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and three sisters Dorothy Mount, Louella Mount, and Margaret Mesick.
Preceded in death by: a son, Thomas; and three brothers, Oscar, Clarence, and Edward.
Graveside services: 10:00 a.m. Wednesday at Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 5 to8 p.m. Tuesday at Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Cedar Falls, with a 6:00 p.m. rosary and a 7:00 p.m. vigil service.
John Amundson (1874 - 1937)
Annette Louise Onnen Amundson/Rosenbaum (1889 - 1958)
Patricia E. Abbott Amundson (1924 - 2004)
Sharon Kay Amundson Koger Zuehlke (1946 - 2015)*
Thomas R Amundson (1952 - 1984)*
Louella Marie Amundson Mount (1915 - 1997)*
Dorothy Irene Amundson Mount (1920 - 2001)*
Ralph Robert Amundson (1923 - 1996)
Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens
Black Hawk County
Created by: Steve & Bavia Gibson
Record added: Jul 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39479292