78 year old Robert N. Sperl of Redwood Falls, formerly of Essig, passed away Wednesday, November 28, at his home surrounded by his family. Visitation is 5-8pm Tuesday, December 4, at the Redwood Valley Funeral Home , with a prayer service at 7:30pm. Private family services will be held. Burial with military honors will be in St. Catherine’s Catholic Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. Stephens Funeral Service – Redwood Valley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.