Robert (Bob) F. Otterstrom

Robert (Bob) F. Otterstrom

Robert (Bob) Felix Otterstrom, age 74, of North Branch passed away on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at his home from Lymphoma.
He was born on November 6, 1939, the son of Felix and Helen (Herman) Otterstrom. Bob graduated from Jamestown High School in 1957 in Jamestown, North Dakota. He worked for Farmers Union Oil from 1964 to 1971. He married Marlis Jean Fischer on August 22, 1970. They moved to Duluth in 1976. While in Duluth Bob worked for UFCW Local 1116 until he retired on January 1, 2000. Bob and Jean moved to North Branch in 2005 to be closer to family.
Bob absolutely loved spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He took them to movies, out to eat, sledding and to the lake. He also loved playing cards at the office and at home with his family. He also loved hunting and fishing. He was an amazing husband, father and grandfather. He was such a kind and caring person and he will be greatly missed by all.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents, Helen and Felix Otterstrom; three sisters, Phyllis, Lorraine and Helen.
He is survived by his wife Jean; son Danny (Shirley) of Waite Park; son Kevin (Kandi) of Mesa, AZ; son Brian (Melissa) of North Branch; grandchildren, Katie (Alan), Ryle, Mitchell, Logan and Cory; great-grandchildren, Emma, Kayden and Adelynn and sister Arlene Patterson of Austin, TX.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Grandstrand Funeral Home in North Branch. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Wednesday. Interment will take place at Highland Home Cemetery in Jamestown, North Dakota.
Arrangements are under the direction of Grandstrand Funeral Home in North Branch. Condolences maybe left at

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