Funeral services for Robert Joe Koelling, 68, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, October 10, 2014, in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Koelling died at 6:13 p.m., Sunday, October 5, 2014, at Cox South, Springfield, Missouri.
He was born June 22, 1946, at Ephrata, Washington, to Glen Koelling and Dorothy Schrag Koelling. He graduated from West Plains High School with the Class of 1964. He enjoyed farming and collected baseball cards.
He is survived by his mother, Dorothy Koelling; one sister, Gladys Ball, husband, Kenneth, West Plains, Missouri; one nephew, Gary Hensley, Jr., wife, Rachel, O’Fallon, Missouri; great-nephew and great-niece, Emmett and Evelyn; and many cousins and friends.
His father precedes him in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 7:00 p.m., Thursday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Oak Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to MSU Foundation for Zizzer Class of 1964 nursing scholarship, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.