Local Merchant Dies Suddenly

Robert W. Munger, aged 63, manager of N. K. West and Company Gents’ Furnishing, died very unexpectedly this morning at his home in the Grande Ronde apartments.

He was born June 13, 1880, in Waverly, Iowa, and had resided in La Grande two years.

He is survived by his widow, Lucille, four children, Richard, in the U. S. service in St. Louis, Missouri, Robert of Long Beach, California, Mrs. Dorothy Coombs of Long Beach, and Mrs. James Kelly of Longview, Washington.

Funeral announcements will be made later.

The La Grande Evening Observer, La Grande, Oregon, Monday June 5, 1944, Page 5

Contributed by: Tom Childers