Robert “Bob” Dale Severson, 78, of Billings, formerly of Powell, WY passed away June 21, 2018 at Highgate Senior Living in Billings. Robert was born September 2, 1939 in Williston, ND to Clarence Percy Severson and Hilda Pearl Vollum Severson. He was one of seven children.

Bob attended schools in Williston, ND. While in high school, he worked at Clausen Welding and learned the trade. This led to a career in welding and eventually running his own business, Severson Welding, in Powell, WY.

Some of Bob’s favorite activities included hunting, fishing, 4-wheeling, snowmobiling, Nascar, Pool League, Bowling League, football – especially the Minnesota Vikings and Denver Broncos, and spending the holidays with his family.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents: Clarence and Hilda; his only sister Vivian; brothers Kenneth, Donald, Douglas, and Darrell; and a son Danny. He is survived by: his son Troy Severson, Billings, MT; daughter Stacy Ortloff, Billings, MT; daughter-in-law Trish (Danny) Severson, Belgrade, MT; brother Lloyd Severson, Silverton, OR; grandchildren: Chelsy Ortloff, Billings, MT, Shawn Ortloff, Scottsdale, AZ, Loren Severson and Joey Severson, both of Belgrade, MT; and one great-grandchild, Lila Ortloff.

Memorial Services will be held at 4:00 PM Saturday June 30, 2018 at Cremation and Funeral Gallery. A reception will follow at the Red Door.