Robert Lee Mason Sr., 69, of Browerville, passed away on December 22, 2013, at his residence. Funeral services for Bob were held on Monday, December 30, 2013, 10:00 a.m., at the First Baptist Church in Long Prairie with Pastor Paul Twist officiating. Burial was held at Evergreen Cemetery, Browerville.
Bob was born July 14, 1944, in Sturgis, South Dakota, to Francis Lee Jack and Ollie (Welton) Mason.
Bob was a welder, an avid hunter, a Todd County Sheriff Deputy of 22 years and a member of the Browerville Fire Department for 16 years. He also worked with the Sentence to Serve Crew as a crew leader for 9 years.
Bob was very loved and respected by his family as well as the community. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.
Bob is survived by his wife June of 18 years; children: Robbie Mason Jr., Missy Hillmer, Brenda Ackerson, Debbie (Kurt) Abrahamson; siblings: James (Loretta) Mason of Sturgis, S.D., Charles Reed of Oregon, Patty (Chuck) Carroll of Oregon and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents; his previous wife Kathy, grandson Jeremy and great grandson Blake.
Arrangements with Iten Funeral Home, Browerville.