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In Memory of

Bobby Richard Tucker

November 14, 1928 - August 10, 2017

Obituary


Bobby R. Tucker, of Lenexa, KS passed away August 10, 2017 at the home.
He was born in Adrian, MO to Lester and Velma Tucker on November 14, 1928. During World War II, Bobby served in the U.S. Army. He married Dorothy Lucille Harris on December 11, 1949 and they remained married 67 years. They had four children: Lana Joyce (preceded him in death in 1994), Judy Diann, Joan Renee and Robert Kevin. Bobby had seven grandchildren: Leann, John, Clare, Griffin, Paige, Justin and Tavin; and three great-grandchildren.
Bobby was a machinist at...

Bobby R. Tucker, of Lenexa, KS passed away August 10, 2017 at the home.
He was born in Adrian, MO to Lester and Velma Tucker on November 14, 1928. During World War II, Bobby served in the U.S. Army. He married Dorothy Lucille Harris on December 11, 1949 and they remained married 67 years. They had four children: Lana Joyce (preceded him in death in 1994), Judy Diann, Joan Renee and Robert Kevin. Bobby had seven grandchildren: Leann, John, Clare, Griffin, Paige, Justin and Tavin; and three great-grandchildren.
Bobby was a machinist at Jones & Laughlin Steel Company for 30 years. He also worked 10 years at Reynolds Aluminum. Bobby and Dorothy enjoyed their retirement at the Lake of the Ozarks where they welcomed family and friends for 23 years. Bobby enjoyed fishing and boating.
He is survived by two brothers, Larry and Dennis; and two sisters, Marjorie and Doris. A brother, Kenny, and sister, Linda, preceded him in death.
Bob's request for a private service will be honored at a later date.
Thank you, Kansas City Hospice, for your love and support.
Arrangements under the direction of Mt Moriah, Newcomer & Freeman Funeral Home, Kansas City, MO.