On Feb. 16, 1963 in Wichita, Robert married Eileen Nitschke. She survives. of the home.
Robert held several jobs, including quality inspector for Cessna Aircraft, fleet and sales leasing manager for Lincoln-Mercury.
Additional survivors are four children, Tracy Howard, Independence, Mo., Robert McPherson, Jr., Arvada, Colo., Todd McPherson, Altoona, Troy McPherson, Lake Elsinore, Calif.; two sisters, Crystal Jump. Parsons, Doris Weaver, Bella Vista, Ark.; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Cremation has taken place and a private family service will be held Homecoming 2011. Words of condolence for the family may be sent to www.timmonsfuneralhome.com.
Timmons Funeral Home, Fredonia, is in charge of the arrangements.