Robert V. Barberg, age 63, of Cokato, died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010.
Bob was born in Cokato, graduated from Cokato High School, and then from the University of Minnesota, where he earned a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering.
After college, Bob enlisted in the Air Force OCS program, eventually attaining the rank of major.
During his service career, he also earned a master’s degree in business from the University of Utah.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Hazel and VernonBarberg of Cokato.
He is survived by his sisters, Carolyn (Ken) Ruble of Venice, FL, and MaryEllen (Douglas) Carlson of Kensington, MN; a brother, Daniel (Doris) of Cokato; an aunt, Emma May of Cokato; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
A memorial service will take place in the spring, Saturday, May 15 at 11 a.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in French Lake.
Memorials may be directed to the church’s cemetery fund or to the donor’s choice.