RobeRt L. “ bob” evans

Robert L. “ Bob” Evans age 83 of Fall River, KS died Monday, November 19, 2018 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. Bob was born on June 29, 1935 in Fall River, KS the son of M. B “Bud” and Virginia (Ivey) Evans. Bob was a graduate of Fall River High School class of 1953. Bob was a farmer and rancher, who loved working cattle, putting up silage, and trading work with the neighbors. He was a founding member of the Fall River Booster Club along with the Fall River BBQ. Bob enjoyed coon hunting and listening to his dogs work the hunt. Robert enjoyed watching sports whenever he could, and he also really enjoyed the mountain oyster fries, and eating fish On October 6, 1954 in Severy, KS, Bob married Wanda E. Henderson. Bob and Wanda have been married for 64 years, and his greatest love was watching his family grow. Bob enjoyed going to sporting events to watch his children, and then watching his grandchildren. Most of all, Bob loved spending time with his family and friends. Including his wife Wanda, Bob is survived by: 3 Children: Terry Evans and wife Deb of Fall River, KS Jeanna Breech and husband Kelly of Nowata, OK John Evans and wife Judy of Fredonia, KS 6 Grandchildren: Dustin Breech and wife Mariana of Broken Arrow, OK, Jim Breech and wife Dez of Tulsa, OK, Matthew Evans and wife Jessica of Fredonia, KS, Kelsey Evans and fiancé Adam Coomes of St. Paul, KS, Jessie Evans and wife Samantha of Springdale, AR, and Kimberly Stithem and husband Justin of Fredonia, KS 8 Great Grandchildren 1 Brother: Jack Evans and wife Cheryl of Fredonia, KS Bob was preceded in death by his parents and granddaughter Melissa Evans Cremation has been requested with a memorial service being held on Friday, November 23, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Countryside Funeral Home in Fredonia. The family will receive friends, 1 hour prior to service time. Memorials are suggested to any of the following: The Fall River Booster Club, Ronald McDonald House or the Charity of your choice. Online condolences may be left at: www.countrysidefh.com. Services entrusted to: Countryside Funeral Home 420 S. 20th St., P.O. Box 247, Fredonia, KS 66736.

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