Robert "Rob" E. Oelschlaeger 1927 - 2009
Bonner Springs — Funeral services for Robert “Bob” E. Oelschlaeger, 81, Lopeno, Texas, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs. Burial will follow in the Bonner Springs Cemetery.
Mr. Oelschlaeger died Wednesday, June 3, 2009, at his home. He was a former resident of Linwood.
He was born Oct. 28, 1927, in Tonganoxie.
He was a military police officer in the U.S. Army and was a veteran of World War II. He was self-employed and did excavation work.
He married Evelyn Cote. She died in 1968. He married Ethelmae Nunn. She died in 1996. He married Josie Gomes. She survives, of the home.
Other survivors include a son, Robert T., Linwood; two stepsons, Virgil Wright, Winchester, and Russell “Rusty” Nunn, Bonner Springs; a sister, Annette Parsons; four brothers, Richard, Orville, Everett, and Bernard; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, brothers Leo and Francis Oelschlaeger; a daughter, Joyce Ann Oelschlaeger; and a granddaughter, Angela Blanks.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. to until the service time Thursday at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to a charity of the donor’s choice, sent in care of the funeral home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012.