|Robert N. Ekland|
|Friday, 08 July 2011 00:00|
Robert N. Ekland
July 3, 2011
Cmdr. Robert N. Ekland, 94, of Clarkdale, died July 3.
He served with distinction in the U.S. Navy during World War II in the North Atlantic, Mediterranean and Pacific Theaters. He also served in the Korean War. He worked for General Electric Aerospace as a jet propulsion engineer.
Ekland was predeceased by wife Jeanne in 1992 and is survived by daughters Kitty Nelson and Susan Ekland.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 12, 11 a.m. at the National Cemetery in Prescott.