In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Lefler Cemetery and left at the funeral home.
Robert "Bob" Gail Tschanz passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at his home in Nevada, Missouri. He was born on August 21, 1931, to Henry Tschanz and Lydia Herndon in Vernon County.
He is survived by his wife of sixty-one years, Helen (Gresham) Tschanz of the home; his children, Jeannie Miller and husband, Jim, of El Dorado Springs, and Marilyn Cooper of Galveston, TX; grandchildren: Dusty, Jessie, Steth, and Matthew; great-granddaughter, Abby; sister-in-law, Lucille Tschanz of El Dorado Springs; and nephew, Russel Tschanz of Denver, CO.
Bob graduated from El Dorado Springs High School in 1949 and served in the army from 1953 to 1955. He married Helen in February 1956. He worked for the Shoe Factory in El Dorado Springs for fifteen years and then for the Walker Hwy Dept for twenty-four years, rising to the rank of maintenance supervisor.
Bob enjoyed fishing, camping, hunting, sports, and his farm, where he was born and lived for eighty-five years. He was a much loved man and will be missed by all those who knew and loved him.
Funeral services for Bob Tschanz were held Saturday, September 30, 2017, at 10 a.m. at Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home with Rev. James Coleman officiating. Interment followed at Lefler Cemetery under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were: Matthew Miller, Brandon Barker, Dale Stark, John Hallam, Glen Hays, and Rick Newman.