July 21, 1931 - November 8, 2014


A memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, November 13, 2014 at the Assumption Chapel in Cold Spring, MN for Robert “Bob” Gylfee, age 83, who died Saturday at the Assumption Nursing Home. Burial will be at a later date.

There will be a gathering of relatives and friends from 1:30 p.m., Thursday at the Nursing Home. Prayer service will be at 1:30 p.m.

Robert was born in Sioux City, Iowa to Sven and Alina (Christian) Gylfee. He served in US Army during the Korean Conflict. Robert worked as a Custodian for Minneapolis Public Schools.

Survivors include his niece, Jackie Rivers, and Roberta Olson; nephew, Richard Gylfee; 2 great-nieces; 3 great-nephews; and 6 great-great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Richard, and great-niece Amber.