Funeral notice: Robert Bruce (Bob) Jones, 87

Published 6:59 am Thursday, November 14, 2019

Robert Bruce (Bob) Jones, 87, of Decorah, Iowa, passed away Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, at Wellington Place in Decorah. He had been diagnosed only two weeks earlier with an untreatable lung disease.

Service: A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at Red Oak Grove Lutheran Church, 30456 Mower Freeborn Road in rural Blooming Prairie, Minnesota, with his niece, Pastor Laurie Jeddeloh, officiating.

Visitation: Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the church.

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Interment: Interment in the church cemetery will follow the service.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that gifts in his memory be directed to First Lutheran Church, 604 W. Broadway, Decorah, IA 52101, or to the Hiram Peterson Scholarship Endowment, Luther College, 700 College Drive, Decorah, IA 52101.

Funeral Home: Fjelstul Funeral Home in Decorah is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at