Robert L. "Bob" Bond, age 76, passed away on November 6, 2020, in Ashland, Kansas.
Bob was born May 4, 1944, at Salina, Kansas, the son of Carl A and Elizabeth "Betty" (Soldan) Bond. After graduation from Plains High School, he briefly attended Northwestern Oklahoma State University before working various positions, including manager, at Home Lumber & Supply in Meade, Kansas. Bob moved to Plains where he began work as a grain merchandiser at Plains Equity Exchange. Bob moved to Ashland, Kansas in 1981 where he met and married Nina Glaser and began a career as a construction contractor.
Bob enjoyed collecting things, including old coins, and was a friend to several neighborhood cats.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Don Bond; and sister-in-law, Sue Ann "Sam" Bond.
Bob is survived by his children; Brenda Koehn and husband Tim of Dumas, Texas, Brent Bond and wife Gretchen of Clearwater, Kansas; grandchildren; Brittnee Koehn of Pueblo, Colorado, Tanner Koehn of Dumas, Texas, Grace (Bond) Reeves and husband Matt of Wichita, Kansas, Sarah Bond of Clearwater, Kansas; sister; Rita Bayless and husband Dale of Dodge City, Kansas, Marcia Bayless and husband Bob of Giddings, Texas; numerous nieces and nephews.
Private family graveside inurnment will take place at a later date.