|Birth: ||Aug. 20, 1922|
|Death: ||Dec. 28, 2012|
Robert A.(Bob) Chew, 90, Atchison, KS died Friday, December 28, 2012 at Atchison Senior Village.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM on Monday, Dec. 31st, 2012 at St. Mark's Lutheran Church with Pastor Dinah Dutta officiating. Burial will follow in the Lancaster Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3:00 to 5:00 pm on Sunday, Dec. 30th, 2012 at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Mark's Lutheran Church and may be sent in care of the funeral home . Condolences and memories to the family may be left online at www.beckerdyer.com.
Bob Chew was born on August 20, 1922 in Atchison, KS. the son of Louis A. and Erma M. (Dorste) Chew. He graduated from Atchison High School in 1941, farmed near Lancaster 20 years. Mr. Chew worked for Blish-Mize Wholesale Hardware Distributer for 28 years. He was married to Evelyn Manson in 1946; she preceded him in death in April 1957. He was later married to Keitha Kay Rude on Nov.22, 1959 at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Atchison. She survives of the home. Bob was a Shannon 4-H leader, served on the Atchison County Extension Board for 12 years, was a member of the Masonic Lodge since 1952 and served on the Lancaster School Board two years. He was a member of the Pineview Country Club, Atchison Lions Club, and St. Mark's Lutheran Church. He enjoyed collecting Toy tractors, playing golf, gardening and playing bridge (which he did strictly for wife's benefit). After retiring he spent the winter months in Texas where he sang with Park Place Gospel Men, was a member of the Kitchen Band, and Golf Co-Chairman.
Survivors include his wife; Keitha (Kay) Chew, of the home, a son; Robert (Imo) Chew, Lancaster, KS., three daughters; Linda Mathews, Manhattan, KS., Donna Chew, Edgerton, MO, and Marcia (Alvin) Hunziger, Atchison, KS., two step sons; Rocklin Rude, Kansas City, MO and Russell Rudy, Ozawkie, KS , a step- daughter; Phyllis Rude, Jacksonville, FL and a brother; Don Chew, Mason, OH, seven grandchildren, five step grandchildren, nine great grandchildren ,and several step great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife; Evelyn, an infant daughter; Pamela Chew and a brother; Milton .
Evelyn Mae Chew (1923 - 1957)
Keitha K. Keyes Chew (1918 - 2016)*
Pamela Sue Chew (____ - 1961)*
Created by: AP
Record added: Dec 28, 2012
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