Robert is a second generation funeral director following in his father’s footsteps and now working with his father and brother in the family business. Robert graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1989. While in Minneapolis, Robert held employment with Morris Nielsen Funeral Chapel in Richfield and the Washburn-McReavy Funeral Chapels in Minneapolis before moving home. Robert is married to Christie who is a Community Economic Development Consultant. Robert has four sons, Nick, Andrew, Michael and Jack. Robert enjoys outdoor activities with his family.