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icon Robert F. Sederberg, 88, November 18, beloved husband of Connee (deceased), nee Hays; loving father of Karen, Scott, Karl and Jill (deceased); fond grandfather of Shannon; dear brother of Carol Swanson (deceased); cherished son of Raymond and Marion (deceased). Robert was born in Chicago on October 6, 1924 to Raymond and Marion. His military service included serving his country as a belly gunner in the Army during WWII. Graduating Northwestern University in 1949 with a Degree in Business he soon married Connee, and had four children. He worked as V.P. of Marketing and Sales at Wire Sales Company in Chicago for 28 years. He began his amateur golf career as an apprentice under Chick Evans at Edgewater Golf Club in Chicago, and became a noted Chicago amateur. 'Seedy' won the Chicago City Championship in '58 and '60, and the North Shore Open in '58 and '62. As a Medinah member beginning in '64 he won the Medinah Country Club Championship in '66, '67 and '73. Other golf accomplishments include breaking 60, a double eagle and 7 holes-in-one. During his final years his smiling face/greeting was well-loved by all he met. Memorial Visitation, Saturday, January 12, 2013, 4-6 p.m., with a Memorial Service at 6-7 p.m., at The Oaks Funeral Home, 1201 E. Irving Park Rd., Itasca, IL 60143. In lieu of flowers, donations to The . Funeral info, 630-250-8588.
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Nov. 25, 2012
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