Robert Allen Ebling
Robert A. Ebling "Bob" passed away on July 18, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, MO. He is survived by his wife Helen, his three daughters: Cathy Evans, Christy Wilkins and Erin Ebling; his sister Barbara Henley of Kansas City, MO; and his two grandsons: Christian and Andy Wilkins.
Bob attended Senior High School in Springfield, served in the U.S. Navy in the Philippines during WWII and was retired from Frisco, then Burlington-Northern Railroad. He coached speed skating and taught many roller skaters throughout the 1950s, 60s and 70s at Doling Park Skating Rink and was an avid runner and charter member of Ozark Mountain Ridge Runners.
Graveside services will be held at 11 am, Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.
Published in the News-Leader on July 21, 2013