In Remembrance

Robert Williamson

May 9, 1942 - December 6, 2016

U.S. Veteran

Burial Date December 17, 2016

Memorial service will be held 12:00 PM Saturday December 17, 2016, at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church, Duluth MN. There will be a visitation one hour prior to service.

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Robert (Bob) Wilson Williamson (Msgt., USAF, Ret.), 74, of Hermantown, ended his travels on Earth December 6, 2016 in Duluth. Bob was born May 9, 1942 in Lexington County, SC. He graduated from Orangeburg High School in 1961 and the following year, he enlisted in the US Air Force. During his tenure he served at Duluth AFB; 12 months in Vietnam; 2 years in Taipei, Taiwan; Offutt AFB, NE; Charlotte, NC recruiting; and 7 years in the Air Force Reserve Corp at the U. of MN., Duluth. He retired from the Air Force Oct 1, 1982. In addition, he retired from UMD on June 1, 2000. While at UMD, he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree.

Bob’s family left to honor and remember his love are his wife, Anne; children and grandchildren, Robert (Michelle) of Forest Lake, MN, Tayler and Kalley; Dawn (Gerald) Miller of Mounds View, MN, Briana and Jessica; and Brent (Stefani) Roden of Hermantown, Jaxen, Jaden and Jordyn.

Memorial service will be held 12:00 PM Saturday December 17, 2016, at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church, Duluth MN. There will be a visitation one hour prior to service.