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Robert Duane Desbien

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Bob succumbed to a brain tumor and passed away 9/11/18, two months shy of his 80th birthday. Born 11/7/38 in Palco, Ks. to Adrian and Ruby Desbien. He was the oldest of six children, Richard, Adriene (Jack), Ed, Jim (Arlene) and Gary. He was a veteran of 4 years in the Navy. Traveled all over the U.S. and went to college at K.U., Fort Hays State, University of Hawaii, a school in Denver,  Co. He also lived a year in Germany. He worked at many jobs, construction of swimming pools in Florida, Minor league baseball consultant in Idaho, fought forest fires, lumberjack, worked at Peppers in Roswell, to name a few. He will be missed by his friends and family.

A memorial will be held at the Adult Center at 807 N. Missouri Ave. at 11:a.m., Tuesday Oct. 23rd. His urn will be placed in the Columbarium at South Gate Cemetery at 3103 S. Main St. at 2:30 P.M. with military honors.