Robert E. White 1934 - 2013 Bonner Springs, KS
Robert “Bob” Edward White, age 79 of Bonner Springs, Kansas passed away on Monday December 16, 2013 at his home. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20th at the St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 6630 Nall Ave., Mission, KS. 66202, interment of cremated remains will follow in the Church Garden immediately following the service. The family will then receive friends in the parish hall after the service. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church.
Bob was born on September 18, 1934 in Appleton, WI. and graduated from Bonner Springs High School, then Ohio State University. He was a member of the Delta Upsilon fraternity Sphinx Men’s Honorary and was a member of the St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church. Bob had owned and operated White’s Department Store in Bonner Springs for many years. He was an avid bird watcher, hiker and was responsible for construction of a four mile nature trail around his Lake of the Forest Community. In 1989, Bob served as the Board Chairman of the Lake of the Forest. Bob was preceded in death by his son David White, parents Hiram and Jean White, sister Betty Dube’ and brother John White. Survivors include his wife of 56 years Mary Anne Bowman White of the home, sons Edward Andrew “Andy” White and wife Sharron of Fort Worth, TX., and Matthew James White and wife Dawn of Oklahoma City, OK., sister Ardus McIntyre of Grand Prairie, TX., five grandchildren Jonah Bowman White, Samson Wallace White, Maggie Bell White, Joseph Michael Grove, La Shawna Fay Marie Southern.
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