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Robert Dale Dykstra
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Birth: 1923
Death: 1998

Robert was born the son of Joseph and Anna Dykstra.

1940 census family lived at #4 Richland Ave Fernald IA
Joe 38 head
Anna 38 wife
Charles 19
Joe 18
Dale 17

Robert married Marilyn M. Garlock on June 1, 1947.

They had three children:
1. Gregory [1948] +Joan
2. Larry [1950] +Janet
3. Susan [1961] +Mark German

Robert raised his family in the city of Rockford IL. He worked in a factory there, and became one of the supervisors.

"Dyke" had a brief career in professional basketball, befor eht National Basketball Associttion was established. He played against one of the old time greats, George Mikan [both "Dyke" and George were centers, with Dyke standing 6'8"]. "Kyke's" Sheboygan Redskins uniform hangs in the Hall of Fame at this present time. see link below

http://www.flickr.com/photos/ericapp/4255652352/ 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Marilyn M. Garlock Dykstra (1926 - 2012)
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Gardens
Machesney Park
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Harold G. Richards
Record added: Nov 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100192678
Robert Dale Dykstra
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- Harold G. Richards
 Added: Nov. 5, 2012
 
 
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