Robert Duncan Tonningsen

Alameda, California

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I had the privilege of partnering with Duncan at a few bridge games at Eastside Bridge in Redmond and at a few tournaments. He was an ever gracious, soft-spoken and encouraging partner. A "gentle giant" of a man (I use this description because I am under 5 feet tall!) We made quite a pair and drew much attention with our "Mutt and Jeff" act.

thanks for the kind words Jay. FYI, Margie passed away a couple years ago

Both Cathy and I were saddened to hear of the passing of our friend, Duncan. Will always remember fondly of our skiing, dinners and golf outings. best to you, Margie.


Robert's Obituary

Robert Duncan Tonningsen Dec. 18, 1930-Nov, 7, 2012 Resident of Redmond, WA Duncan was born and spent a large period of his life in Alameda. He graduated from Alameda High School, UC Berkeley, and UCSF School of Dentistry. After a brief stint in the Army as a dentist during the Korean War,...

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