Gittemeier, Robert F. 'Bob' Eolia, formerly of St. Louis, MO, fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Thurs., Oct. 25, 2007. Beloved husband of the late Dolores Gittemeier (nee Havey); dear father of 8: John (Debbie) Gittemeier, James (Judy) Gittemeier, Jerry (Wilma) Gittemeier, Jeff (Josephine) Gittemeier, Joan (Carlos) Sampayo, Jane (Neil) House, Jean Gittemeier and June Schall; dear grandfather of 16 and great-grandfather of 2; dear brother of Joseph (Rosemary) Gittemeier, Marilyn Hubbard, Dorothy (Richard) Bosse and the late Richard Gittemeier. Robert was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Louisiana, MO; served in the U.S. Army; was a machinist with Nabisco, GM and James Rivers.Services:Funeral procession leaving 9 a.m. Mon., Oct. 29, from McCOY-BLOSSOM Funeral Home, Eolia, MO to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 508 N. 3rd St., Louisiana, MO for 10 a.m. Mass. Interment following St. Joseph Cemetery. Memorials to American Heart Association or Pike City Home Health and Hospice, c /o funeral home. Visitation Sunday from 3-8 p.m. at McCoy-Blossom Funeral Home, 109 Church St., Eolia, MO Tel. (636)528-8244. Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.mccoyblossomfh.com.