Obituary for Robert Ridenour, 73

April 07,1944 To May 31,2014,


Funeral Services
4 PM, Wed., June 4, 2014 @ Ashland Cemetery SE Fayette

Ashland Cemetery

Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home

Robert Eugene Ridenour found peace with his Lord Saturday, May 31, 2014 at University Hospital, Columbia, Missouri. "Bob" was born April 7, 1944 in Bedford, Indiana, the son of George Arnold and Mabel (Grant) Ridenour. He married Eva Monfort, July 13, 1965 in Hammond, Indiana. Survivors include daughter, Angelina (Wade) Monckton and their two grandchildren, Lesley and Erik Monckton, of Fayette, Missouri; former wife, Eva Monfort Ridenour, of Armstrong, Missouri, as well as nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father and mother and step-father who helped raise him, Noble Deavers, his sister Dawn Brewer, and his favorite nephew Dale Brewer. Bob served his county in the U.S. Army during the pre-Vietnam era. He was a retired Computer Aided Engineer. Having lived in Arizona as a child and then again for ten years as an adult, Robert had great love for the desert and mountains. There will be no visitation. A Graveside Service will be held at 4 pm, Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at the Ashland Cemetery, southeast of Fayette, Missouri, with Rev. Paula Ritchie officiating. Memorial contributions may be directed to Friemonth-Freese Funeral Service, 174 Hwy 5 & 240 N., Fayette, MO 65248.