Robert M. Tucker

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Tucker, Robert M. 68, passed away in his home after a ten year struggle with ALS. Bob was born Mar. 18, 1950 in Tecumseh, NE. Preceded in death by father, Robert O.; mother, Bonita N. (Wert); sister, Georgia N. (Hild); and brother, Gary J. Tucker. Bob graduated from Harry S. Burke High School Omaha, NE and graduated from the Univ. of Neb. Lincoln, NE. He was a member of the Delta Sigma Pi fraternity. Bob began his 40 year merchandising career after college at the Gordman Stores in Omaha; followed by Gibson Stores Longview, TX; Howard Bros. Monroe, LA; Bass Pro Shops, Springfield, MO; Golf LLC Omaha and ending at The Golf Warehouse, Wichita, KS. He had a life long love of golf and played every chance he could. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Dianne; son, Jeffrey, daughter-in-law, Carmela, grandson, Elias and granddaughter, Courtney. Celebration of Life Service, Sat. June 16 at 10 am at Lakeview Funeral Home in Wichita. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Keith Worthington, ALS Chapter, 3450 N Rock Rd, Suite 211, Wichita, KS 67226. Please share memories at Tucker, Robert M.
Published in The Wichita Eagle on June 13, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
Lakeview Funeral Home
12100 E 13TH ST N | Wichita, KS 67206 | (316) 684-8200
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