Robert BigelowRobert Bigelow, 91, Jamestown, ND died Monday morning February 18, 2013 at his home in Jamestown, ND.
Robert Bigelow, 91, Jamestown, ND died Monday morning February 18, 2013 at his home in Jamestown, ND.
Bob was born October 13, 1921 at Hutchinson, KS, the son of Albert and Margaret (Monro) Bigelow. He attended school in Hutchinson until moving to Topeka where he graduated from high school. He attended the University of Kansas for a short time.
He entered the US Army and served in WWII and also later served in Korea.
He returned and went to work for the Bureau of Reclamation, working in IA, NE and KS. In the 1960’s he homesteaded in Alaska. In 2005 he moved to Jamestown for his retirement, and has continued to live here.
He is survived by his sister, Ruth (Leo) Jones, Statesville, NC: and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial Services will be held at Chapel Hill, NC at a later date.
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