|Birth: ||Jul. 26, 1938|
|Death: ||Oct. 26, 2008|
Robert Arthur Ballard, 70, of Shell Lake, Wisconsin, passed away at the VA Hospital in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was the son of George Arthur Ballard and Fontella Miller. He grew up in Idaho Falls and served in the Air Force during the Korean War. On September 2, 1960, he married Nancy L. Pichette in Idaho Falls, and they later divorced. He worked as an iron worker and at Teamster Union Local #229. A member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, he was an Elder and enjoyed attending the temple. His hobbies included NASCAR racing and building motors. He enjoyed returning to Idaho Falls to visit his parents and family.
He was survived by his three daughters: Bonna Ballard and Brenda Johnson, both of Wisconsin; and Roberta Chambers of Idaho Falls; 7 Grandchildren; and 3 Great Grandchildren.
He was preceded by his parents, a brother, and sister Bonna. Funeral Services held November 3, 2008, at Wood Funeral Home. Burial was in Fielding Memorial Park with Military Rites.
George Arthur Ballard (1910 - 1968)
Fontella Myrtle Miller Phillips (1915 - 1998)
Yvonna Ballard Johnson (1934 - 2002)
Fielding Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Ellis & Lynn
Record added: May 27, 2011
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