FAULKTON — Royal L. Traver, 84, of Faulkton, passed away Sunday, November 8, 2020, at Faulkton Area Medical Center.
Funeral services were held Thursday.
Royal Leon Traver was born March 31, 1936, at his grandparents’ home, in Union Township, Hyde County.
On October 23, 1953 at the age of 17, Royal enlisted in the United States Marine Corp.
On October 17, 1958 Royal married Irmgard “Pip” Zupp in Faulkton.
He is survived by his children, Deb (Bill) Clement, Donna (Ed) Bellack, Lee Traver, and Jay (Sallie) Traver; four grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brothers, Larry Traver, Gene Traver, and Ronald Traver; special friend, Rosene Royce; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Royal will be welcomed into heaven by his parents.
Luce Funeral Home of Faulkton has been entrusted with Royal’s arrangements.