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Robert Herman Backen

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Robert was born on August 7, 1937 and passed away on Friday, May 12, 2017.

Robert was a resident of Iowa at the time of passing.

He attended Tama High School.

Robert served his country in the U.S. Army from February 7, 1956 to February 2, 1958.

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 10:30 AM at St. John Lutheran Church in rural Tama with Pastor Catherine Burroughs officiating. Interment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in rural Tama. Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 4-7 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama.