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Obed “Obie” C. Knudtson, 80

Nov 16, 2014

St. Louis, Mo. Obed C. Knudtson “Obie” passed away on Nov. 8, 2014, at the age of 80.

Obie was born on May 1, 1934 in Blue Earth, to the late Carl and Elma Knudtson.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 55 years Marian (nee Overlie) of Oakville, Mo.; sons Bruce (Denise) Knudtson, of Seattle, Wash., and Todd (special friend Robyn) Knudtson of St. Louis; his grandchildren Jensen Knudtson and Philip Schreffler; brothers-in-law Merlin Overlie and Don (Barb) Overlie; many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

Obie was a proud veteran of the US Army. He enjoyed traveling the country with his wife in his RV, camping and just being in the great outdoors.

A memorial service was held on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 2030 Union Rd., St. Louis, Mo. 63125.

A In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the church at the same address or to a charity of your choice. His ashes will be buried at the churchyard of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Butternut, at a later date.