Robert Williams, 84, of Merrill, Iowa passed away Monday, April 19, 2010 at his residence. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 23, 2010 at St. John Lutheran Church, Merrill. Private family inurnment will be Friday afternoon. Visitation will be after 3:00 p.m. Thursday, April 22, 2010 at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars with the family present after 5:00 p.m. followed by a 7:00 p.m. Prayer Service. Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Siouxland. Funeral arrangements are with the Carlsen Funeral Home of Le Mars. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.