Overcott, Robert William

Overcott, Robert William

March 10, 1945 – January 2, 2018
Age 72 of Minneapolis. Preceded in death by parents, Arthur and Evelyn (nee Pengra) Overcott; brother, James (Annette); sisters, Jean (Paul) Schroeter and Carol (Lee) Krejci. After serving in the U. S. Army and the U.S. Air Force, he pursued his passion for art earning a B.F.A. from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and an M.F.A. from the School of Associated Arts. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Bonnie; son, Grant; brother, Arthur (Nancy) and sister, Susan (David) Gysland; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Memorial service Saturday, January 13, at 11:00 a.m. with a visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. at Crosstown Covenant Church, 5540 30th Avenue South, Minneapolis. Internment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Memorials preferred to Crosstown Covenant Church, the Disabled American Veterans or the Minneapolis Animal Care and Control. (Published in the Star Tribune on January 7, 2018)