Robert R. “Bob” Meeks, 68, St. Joseph, MO, passed away Saturday, January 18, 2014, at his home following a lengthy illness.
Bob was born in St. Joseph on July 27, 1945. Bob was a Catholic and attended Christian Brothers High School. He married Pamela Shanks on November 19, 1971 at Wyatt Park Christian Church in St. Joseph.
She survives of the home. He was a social and political activist, a musician and fisherman. He loved playing Texas Hold’em and visiting the casino. He was a salesman for many companies throughout the years and made many friends and acquaintances.
He was preceded in death by his father, Raymond Meeks and mother, Cloie (Dancer) Meeks-Klusman.
He is also survived by brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Mark and Barbara Munsell and nephew, Aaron Munsell .
Celebration of Life 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will begin after 2:00 p.m. Monday at the Chapel, where the family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday evening.
Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.