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George Robert Haefner

George Robert Haefner, of Little Rock, Arkansas died peacefully on January 6, 2022.  Born on September 16, 1932 in Mankato, Minnesota, the 11th child of John and Clara Haefner.  George graduated from Mankato State in 1954.

On August 31, 1956 George married the love of his life, Anne Williams.  They raised two children together.  George retired from ConAgra in 1994 after serving as its President for 20 years.
  
George is survived by his wife, Anne; sons, Greg and Dean; daughter-in-law, Victoria; grandchildren, William, Christopher, and Robert, sister, Audrey Mettler (Dewey); and sisters-in-law, Phyllis, Donna and Jean Haefner.

George was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Ralph, Lester, Walter, Stanley, Denis, Harry, Clair and Eddie; sisters, Mary Kudrle, Angie Bruns, Janet Nelson, Delores Wright and Ruthie Haefner.

George loved and embraced life, family and friends.  He touched countless lives through his ability to bring out the best in people, as a result, many loved him and will miss him dearly.

Cremation arrangements entrusted to Young’s Funeral Directors.

Condolences may be expressed at www.youngsfuneralhome.com