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Robert "Bob" James Morning

June 17, 1967 ~ October 4, 2022 (age 55) 55 Years Old


Robert "Bob" J Morning, 55, died at home, Tuesday, October 4, 2022.

Bob was born on June 17, 1967, in Bloomer, WI, to Wilfred and Iylah (Rudie) Morning. He married Joli Kragness on August 11, 1989, in Menomonie, WI.

Bob worked for the Bjork Family Farms for many years before working at Sundstrom's Pit Pumping. Bob enjoyed watching and attending tractor pulls and had a passion for collecting toy tractors. When Bob wasn't at work, he could be found driving his country block rounds visiting with his friends and family. He enjoyed sharing conversations over beers.

Bob had a special feature about him, even though his size, all the kids loved it when Big Bob was present. He enjoyed teasing and playing with them, too, especially his grandkids. They were his pride and joy. He was known to babysit them often.

Bob is survived by his wife, Joli; 2 sons, Dustin (Erica) and Trent (Eden); 2 grandchildren, Jordynn and Casen; his mother, Iylah Morning; 4 Brothers, Dave, Donald (Linda), Ronald (Patty), and Steven (Heidi); 2 sisters, Nancy (Ken) Wittmer and Diane (Robert) Higbie; in-laws, John and Jane Kragness; sister-in-law, Susan Austreng; Godson, Brenner Larson and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Bob is proceeded in death by his father, Wilfred Morning.

A Celebration of Bob's Life will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, October 15, 2022 at the White Birch, 1039 WI-64, Bloomer, WI.

Sampson Funeral Home, Colfax is assisting the family. Online condolences may be shared at


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Celebration of Life
October 15, 2022

2:00 PM
White Birch Inn
1039 WI-64
Bloomer, WI 54724


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