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Robert E. "Bobby" Sorensen III

October 5, 1958 ~ June 10, 2015 (age 56)

   Robert E. "Bobby" Sorensen III, 56, of Palmyra, Missouri,  died at 10:55 p.m. Tuesday (June 9, 2015) in Blessing Hospital.

   Born October 5, 1958 in Des Moines, Iowa,  Bobby was the son of Robert E. and Mary Hill Sorensen Jr. In 1980, Bobby married Diana Lynn Jarman in Philadelphia, Missouri and from that marriage came his three children. She preceded him in death on August 16, 1988.

   Bobby was a self employed carpenter for many years.

   Bobby enjoyed fishing, hunting mushrooms, listening to all types of music, playing drums and guitar and going to the casino. He was known for his love of painting and his craftmanship, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family, friends and his beloved cat, "Boo".  

   Survivors include his Soul Mate of 25 years, Julie Schaefer of Palmyra; his mother, Mary Sorensen of Quincy; three children,  Lyndie Trammel (Geoff) of Quincy, Robyn Ensley (Wayne) of Fowler, IL and Landon Sorensen of Quincy; three grandchildren, Jacob Trammel, Johnathon Trammel and Ali Sorensen; two sisters, Kim Sorensen of Quincy and Stacy Harris (Rod) of Quincy; and many loving nieces and nephews.  

   Mr. Sorensen was preceded in death by his his father, Robert E. Sorensen Jr.; his wife, Diana Jarman Sorensen; father in law, Ray Jarman; brother in law, Dennis Jarman; mother in law, Jane Schaefer; and a great nephew, Drayce Sorensen.

   Memorial services will be held Wednesday morning at 11:00 at the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home.  

   Visitation will be held Wednesday morning from 9:00 until the time of services at the funeral home.

   Memorials may be given to the Blessing Cancer Center.
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