Robert Donald “Bob” Green

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Robert Donald “Bob” Green, 74, of Shell Knob, passed away Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021, at his home.

He was born Aug. 24, 1947, in Grand Haven, Mich., the son of Raymond Jack and Dorothy Marian (Shall) Green. On Oct. 25, 1980, in Tucson, Ariz., he was united in marriage to Connie Kressin, who survives.

Additional survivors include: his stepmother, Patricia Green of Livonia, Mich.; two daughters, Stephanie Gangl and her wife Jenna of Oakland, Calif., and Tami Green of Cassville; one sister, Shirley Hill of Upper Peninsula of Mich.; one brother, Roy Green of Paragould, Ark.; two half-brothers, David Green of Livonia, Mich., and Matthew Green of Lexington, Ky.; and three grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his parents; one brother, Alan and one sister, Patricia.

He grew up in Michigan and graduated from high school in Muskegon. After graduating he joined the U.S. Air Force, serving seven years. After their marriage he and Connie moved to Saudi Arabia where he worked for Aramco as an electrical computer engineer. For 10 years he farmed in Janesville, Iowa, before moving to Shell Knob. He was of the Catholic faith. While in Shell Knob he was a volunteer fireman and first responder for Central Crossing Fire Department. Graveside services with military honors were held Monday, Sept. 13, at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield. Pastor Tom Rees conducted the services.

Cremation arrangements were under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob.

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