OTTUMWA — Robert Douglas Hallgren, 62, of Ottumwa, died November 26, 2013, at home.
He was born May 10, 1951, in Ottumwa to Donald Richard and Donna Virginia Strain Hallgren. He married Barbara Richmond on May 4, 1974.
Bob was a graduate of Ottumwa High School in 1969 and a graduate of Ottumwa Heights College. He had served with the Iowa Army National Guard.
Farming was his passion, and he enjoyed sports.
Surviving are his wife, Barb; two children, Tom (Leah) Hallgren of Ottumwa and Laura (Jeremy) Ping of New York, N.Y.; his mother, Donna Hallgren of Ottumwa; a brother, Rick (Marilyn) Hallgren of Lansing, Mich.
He was preceded in death by his father, Don Hallgren.
His body has been cremated.
A time for friends and family to share remembrances will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, December 6, 2013, at Reece Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Heartland Humane Society, PO Box 1149, Ottumwa, Iowa 52501 or Teen Challenge of the Midlands.