William L. “Red” Robideau, Jr.William L. “Red” Robideau, Jr., 72, of Roseville, MN, formerly, Dilworth, MN, died Sunday, June 9, 2013 in the Veteran’s Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN.
William Leroy Robideau, Jr. was born August 29, 1940, in Fargo, ND to William Sr. and Harriet (Larson) Robideau. He graduated from Dilworth High School in 1958. Red attended St. Thomas University before enlisting in the United States Navy. He served for four years. When he returned to Dilworth, Red worked for Coca Cola. On April 16, 1970, he married Karen Myhre in Aberdeen, SD. Red worked in sales in the health and beauty industry as well as industrial foods. He also worked for Senator Quentin Burdick and later for Senator Jocelyn Burdick. Red returned to sales in institutional foods before retiring when Karen’s health started failing.