Bob loved his family and enjoyed spending time playing keno, watching Browns football and Cardinals baseball, and watching other sports. A hard worker who loved his work, he owned an engineering company for 33 years in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Yvonne Hamlet; and a sister, Joyce Allen.
Bob is survived by his loving wife Barbara Burton of 64 years; a son-in-law, Lee Hamlet of Branson, Missouri; a grandchild, Chad and his wife Therese Hamlet of Branson, Missouri; a great grandchild, Gabriel Hamlet; a sister, June Johnson of California; a brother, Frank Burton and wife Janet of Iowa; two half brothers, Geren Burton of Texas and Tom Burton of Texas; a half sister, Sharon Burton; and several nieces and nephews.
A burial at Greenwood Cemetery in Bolivar will be planned for a later time.