Robert Eugene "Bob" Rost

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Robert “Bob” Rost, son of Robert Kail Rost and Josephine (Goodnight) Rost, was born May 31, 1936 in Marshfield, MO. He passed away at 3:50 a.m.  Saturday, September 9, 2017 in the Cox Medical Center South, Springfield, at the age of 81.

Bob was co-owner of Rost Ready Mix in Marshfield and a member of the Ebenezer Church and attended Prospect Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Hugh and Thelma Bennett;  one sister, Lois Fraker; one brother, James Lowell Rost;  and three brothers –in-law,  John Criger, Joe Paul Cleir and Kenneth Bennett.

Survivors include his wife Shirley; two sons and their wives, Keith and Cary Rost, Aurora, and Brian and Karen Rost, Marshfield; one daughter, Tracy Underwood and her friend Sammy Halford , Galena;  twograndsons, Jordan Rost and Hunter Rost, both of Marshfield ; two brothers and their wives, Donald and Leona Rost, Marshfield, and E.L. and Delores Rost, Marshfield; two sisters, June Criger, Marshfield, and Phoebe Cleir, Marshfield; brother-in-law, Don Fraker, Marshfield; sister-in-law, Sharon Bennett, Troutdale, OR; and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 13, 2017 in the Marshfield First Baptist Church. Interment with military honors will follow in the Ebenezer Cemetery, under the direction of Fraker Funeral Home, Marshfield.

Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday in the church.

The family suggests memorial contributions can be made to the Ebenezer Cemetery Fund in care of Fraker Funeral Home, Inc. P.O. Box 85, Marshfield, MO 65706.


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