Robert ‘Bob’ Peterson
Aug. 20, 1939 Sept. 30, 2018 Robert “Bob” Peterson, 79, of Neosho, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, at Medicalodge in Neosho.
He was born Aug. 20, 1939, in Scottdale, Pa., to Robert Herman and Anna Ellen (Ansell) Peterson.
He married Donna Goodnight on March 26, 1966, in Reno, Nev. They raised their children in Elkland, Mo., before moving to Neosho. He was a manager at a lumber yard in Strafford, Mo. He enjoyed wood craftsmanship.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two siblings, Billy Eugene Peterson and Betty Louise Davis.
Survivors include sons, Barry Peterson (Janet) of Granby, Mo., Jeff Garza (Teresa Perez) of Olathe, Kan.; a brother, Richard Peterson of Scottdale; and four grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at the Anderson Chapel of the Ozark Funeral Home with Mitchell Wright officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow in the Union Cemetery in Stella, Mo. Online condolences may be sent to www.ozarkfuneralhome.com.
Ozark Funeral Home in Anderson, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.