Robert A. Lundsten

Robert A. Lundsten, 85, of 320 Delaware Ave., died Sunday, March 17, 2013, in WCA Hospital.

A Jamestown native, he was born Sept. 25, 1927, a son of the late Lars and Emma Hagstrom Lundsten.

He graduated from Jamestown High School in 1945 and served in the U.S. Army from 1945-47.

He was employed as a tool and die maker for his entire career having worked for Cummins, Ring Punch and Die, and Marlin Rockwell Corporation.

He was a member of Lakewood Rod and Gun Club and Herman Kent Post 777 American Legion.

Surviving are his wife, Cora Eisentrout Lundsten; five children: Diana (Robert) Gutknecht of Jamestown, Debra (Anthony) Pacitti of Jamestown, Daniel (Carla) Lundsten of Ellington, Denice (Ray) Johnson of Lakewood, and Darry Lundsten-Leonard of Duvall, Wash.; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; and three brothers: Jerry Lundsten and Roger Lundsten, both of Lakewood, and Darwin Lundsten of Florida.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Joyce A. Prosser Lundsten, who died Oct. 18, 1986; a grandson, Thomas Lundsten; a great-grandson, Alexander Pacitti; two brothers: Carl and James Lundsten; and an infant sister.

A private service will be held at the convenience of the family.

Inurnment will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will not be observed.

Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association, 315 Alberta Drive, Suite 102, Buffalo, NY 14226.

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