Robert Lind, 79
Robert Lind, age 79, of Randolph, died Wednesday evening, Nov. 27 at Northfield Hospital.
Robert Richard Lind was born Jan. 1, 1934, in Waterford Township, the son of Franklin and Mildred (Johnson) Lind. He graduated from Randolph High School in 1954.
Bob served in the United States Army. He worked for the railroad for a time before becoming Senior Agriculture Appraiser for Dakota County. On Aug. 21, 1965, he was united in marriage with June Kathleen Sheets at Stanton United Methodist Church. Bob was a member of the Randolph City Council and was very involved in the community. He was active in the Dakota County Soil & Water Conservation District and the North Cannon River Watershed Management Organization. Bob was a mason for fifty years. He enjoyed gardening, lawn mowing, helping with the Randolph Chicken Barbeque, and spending time with his grandchildren and two dogs.
Robert was preceded in death by his wife June; parents Franklin & Mildred; sister Joyce Nelson; and brother Donald Lind.
He is survived by his children Stephen (Sandra) Lind of Maple Plain; Kathleen (Kevin) Bullis of White Water, Wis.; Barbara Lind of Apple Valley; grandchildren Dara Lind, Jack, Joe, & Emme Bulllis; brother Rodney (Josephine) Lind of Cannon Falls; sister Shirley (James) Kuhn of Randolph; many nieces; nephews and cousins.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 6, at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Randolph, with Rev. Steve Schwartz officiating. Interment will follow at the Stanton Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday at Lundberg Funeral Home in Cannon Falls. There will also be visitation from 10-11 a.m. on Friday at church.
Arrangements by Lundberg Funeral Home in Cannon Falls.