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Robert Louis "Bob" Harden
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Birth: Jan. 24, 1927
Meriden
Jefferson County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 8, 2007
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

Robert Louis "Bob" Harden, 80, of Rossville, passed away on Tuesday, May 8, 2007 at Midland Hospice House in Topeka. He was born on January 24, 1927 in Meriden, the son of Orval and Goldie Lister Harden.

He graduated from Rossville High School. He was employed by Hallmark Cards, Inc. in Lawrence and Topeka for 42 years before retiring in January of 1989. He also farmed for most of his life. He coached his children's ball teams in Rossville for over 15 years.

Bob married Marie J. Krasny on May 17, 1953 in Topeka. She preceded him in death on August 14, 2006.

He was also preceded in death by his siblings, Homer Coulter, Loretta Murray and Ova Harden.

Survivors include his children, Michelle (Morris) Crisler of Wamego, Douglas (Rebecca) Harden of Rossville, Darrel Harden of Berryton, Joyce (Tom) Abernathy of Delia, Andrea (Robbi) Terry of Silver Lake, 11 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren and siblings, Lola Patton, Orval Harden, Wilbur Harden and Marcella Wunder.

The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Saturday at Penwell-Gabel Mid Town Chapel. Private memorial services will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be given to the Robert L. Harden memorial fund c/o Penwell-Gabel Mid Town Chapel, 1321 S.W. 10th Ave., Topeka, KS 66604.

Visitation:

Saturday, May 12, 2007 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Penwell-Gabel - Mid-Town Chapel
1321 SW 10th Street
Topeka, KS 66604 785-354-8558
Directions & Map

Service:

Private Service
Penwell-Gabel - Mid-Town Chapel
1321 SW 10th Street
Topeka, KS 66604 785-354-8558
Directions & Map

Interment:

Penwell-Gabel Cemetery
Topeka, Kansas 
 
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 Parents:
  Orval Henry Harden (1897 - 1960)
  Goldie Belle Lister Harden (1899 - 1980)
 
 Siblings:
  Homer Charles Colter (1913 - 1985)*
  Loretta Isabelle Harden Murray (1920 - 2003)*
  Orval Worley Harden (1924 - 2007)*
  Robert Louis Harden (1927 - 2007)
  Ova Henry Harden (1929 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Charlotte Bockus
Originally Created by: Dale Bernhardt
Record added: Jun 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53983880
Robert Louis Bob Harden
Added by: Dale Bernhardt
 
Robert Louis Bob Harden
Added by: Janice Dean LeMaster
 
Robert Louis Bob Harden
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Added by: Nancy
 
 
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Uncle Bob, I miss seeing you in the hammock in my back yard. I love and miss you very much.
- Charlotte
 Added: Oct. 3, 2011

- Janice Dean LeMaster
 Added: Nov. 1, 2010
 
 
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