Robert T. Alderson, 76, of Linton, passed away at 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 19, 2004 at his residence.
Born Feb. 21, 1928 in Linton, he was the son of Herbert and Nellie Alderson.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars, retiring in 1971. He later worked at Crane Naval Base and local nursing homes. He was a member of American Legion Post 22 and the VFW Post 7118, both of Linton.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Louise (Maurer) Alderson of Linton.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Martha Smith.
Funeral service will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel at 11 a.m. on Tuesday with the Rev. Mark Dunlap officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Linton with military graveside rites conducted by the American Legion Post 22 and VFW Post 7118 of Linton.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 9 a.m. on Tuesday until the time of service.