He was born on Sept. 5, 1932, in Sioux Falls, S.D., to John and Eleanor Orris. Robert is survived by one brother, Gary (Lake Park) and five children: Sandra Strohmeier (Minnesota), Nancy Ketcham (Spencer), Brad Orris (S.D.), Susan Marshall (Calif.) and Debra Feges (Minn.); 15 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by four children; his parents; and a brother. Bob owned several businesses in the Lakes area and his children were raised in Spencer. He has lived in Texas for more than 30 years.
A celebration of his life was held Monday, Oct. 22, at Beck Funeral Home, 15709 Ranch Rd. 620, Austin, Texas.
Further information is available at www.beckchapels.com.