|Birth: ||Nov. 18, 1925|
|Death: ||Jan. 31, 2005|
Robert R. Amundsen, age 79, a resident of Weaverville, Calif., died on Jan. 31, 2005, at his home following an extended illness. He was born on Nov. 18, 1925, to Casper and Ellen (Hendrickson) Amundsen of Mendocino. At his request, no memorial service will be held. Arrangements are by McDonald-Files Chapel in Weaverville.
He spent his early years in Mendocino and worked as a logger. He then went to work for PG&E as a truck driver and worked there for 34 years. His work brought him to Weaverville in 1963. He served in the Army during World War II. He was a member of Trinity Lodge #27 F. & A.M. of Weaverville, the Loyal Order of Moose #1850 of Lewiston, and the Trinitinarius Chapter of E. Clampus Vitus. He was also an avid hunter, fisherman and abalone picker.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Pam Amundsen, of Fort Bragg; grandchildren, Ryan and Rachelle, and their families; a great granddaughter, Peyton; nephews, Les, Ed and Richard Amundsen and their families; and many friends. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Les and Clifford, and his wife, Marian.
The family would like to thank Lois Templeton for the care she had given him over the last several months.
Fort Bragg Advocate News (CA)
Date: February 10, 2005
Created by: Lester Letson
Record added: Jan 01, 2011
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