Robert Richmond

Robert F. "Bobby" Richmond, 76, Marion, died April 21, 2008.

Born May 18, 1931, at Marion, he was the son of Joseph and Elizabeth (Winkley) Richmond.

He was a retired farmer and dairyman.

On Oct. 13, 1955, he married Josephine Schafers at Marion.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and brother, Harold.

Survivors include two sons, Tom Richmond of Marion and Lee Richmond of Newton; three daughters, Janice Waner of Peabody, Leona Hajek of Lost Springs, and Judy Phillips of Goddard; sister-in-law, Cleta Richmond of Peabody; and 12 grandchildren.

The funeral Mass was celebrated Saturday morning at Holy Family Parish, St. Mark Catholic Church, Marion, preceded by the recitation of the rosary. Father Paul Oborny officiated.

Burial was in Marion Cemetery.

Memorial funds have been established with the Knights of Columbus or Ecker-Fulkerson-Slifer VFW Post #6958.