Robert “Bob” Herron
Robert “Bob” Herron, 78, died Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at Western Plains Medical Complex, Dodge City.
He was born November 1, 1932 at Cimarron, the son of Samuel and Edna S. Spalding Herron. A longtime Gray County resident, he became associated with Arrowhead West in December 1982 and moved to Dodge City from Cimarron.
On February 14, 1998 he married Clementine Tongish at Sacred Heart Cathedral in Dodge City. She preceded him in death on October 10, 2007.
Survivors include: 2 brothers, Ralph, Jetmore and Joe, Cimarron; 3 sisters, Vera Robertson, Meade, Wilma Hall, Puyallup, Washington and Beverly Brassfield, Braggs, Oklahoma.
He was also preceded in death by his parents, 3 brothers, Roy, Don and Ellis and 2 sisters, Ella Mae Vail and Colleen Nutter.
Funeral Service were at 2:00 pm Friday, September 2, 2011 at Burkhart-Ziegler Funeral Chapel, Dodge City, with Rev. Ronald Willard officiating. Cremation will follow the service. Private family burial was in the Cimarron Cemetery, Cimarron.
The family suggests memorials to Arrowhead West or the Good Samaritan Center both in care of Burkhart-Ziegler Funeral Chapel, 1901 N. 14th Ave., Dodge City, Kansas 67801. Condolences may be sent to www.burkhart-ziegler.com.