Robert Hugh Bailey, Jr.
Robert Hugh Bailey, Jr., 50, St. Joseph, Missouri, died Saturday, August 20, 2011 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.
He was born August 15, 1961 to Robert Hugh and Anna Laura (Tatum) Bailey in St. Joseph. He remained a lifelong resident.
Mr. Bailey graduated from Central High School and attended UMKC and MWSU. He worked as Traffic Manager for Major Brands and most recently worked for Triumph Foods, Inc. He was a member of the King Hill Masonic Lodge #376. Robert was an alumnus of Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity at MWSU. He was an avid cyclist and active in the St. Joseph Bike Club. He loved to play golf and hockey. He officiated for St. Joseph Griffon Ice Hockey Association.
Survivors: son, Nicholas; former wife, Karen; his parents; brothers, David Bailey (Sally), Don Bailey (Jill); sister, Cindy Lovell (Tim); nieces and nephews; and his cat, Solomon.
Services: 1:00 P.M. Thursday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The Family will receive friends 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. The Family suggests memorial gifts to Bikes for Tots.
I did not know Bob as well as some of you, but I know he was a riot to be around and will me missed by all.. Hope you can make it out to show your condolences.
Bobke even came out to heckle/cheer us on out at Leavenworth CX!!