Obituary for Robert Felten, 78

November 11,1939 To April 12,2016,

Noon to 1 PM, Saturday, Arpil 16, 2016 @ Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home in Fayette, MO

Funeral Services
1 PM, Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home Fayette, MO

Fayette City Cemetery

St. Mary's School in care of the funeral home

Robert Felten 1939 – 2016 Robert Felten passed away at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia on April 12, 2016. He was 76 years of age. Robert Eugene Felten was born in Fayette, MO on November 24, 1939 to Albert and Bernadine (Gerke) Felten. He graduated from New Franklin High School in 1957. He served his country for 3 years in the United States Army. Robert married Judy Yaeger in Fayette on November 17, 1962. Together, they have enjoyed 54 years of marriage. Robert worked as a farmer for 30 years. He also worked as a grain broker, and was a truck driver for Felten Grain. Robert loved to travel. He visited places all over the U.S. and even ventured to Europe and Brazil. He is survived by his wife, Judy, of the home; a daughter, Dee Ann (Randy) Polk of Austin, TX; son, Robby (Liz) Felten of Fayette, MO; two sisters, Linda Paul of St. Clair, MO and Phyllis Cross of Jefferson City; four grandchildren, Karissa (Kelton) Clements, Rodney Felten, Courtney Felten and Travis (Nadia) Polk. Aside from his parents, Robert was preceded in death by a sister, Viola Long. A Memorial Service for Mr. Felten will be 1 PM, Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home in Fayette, with Rev. Harold Young officiating. Visitation will be held one hour before the service. Burial with Military Honors will follow the service at Fayette City Cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Mary’s School of Glasgow or the Fayette Food Bank, in care of the funeral home.