Bob Tate, age 66, of St. Ann, Missouri, passed away Friday, April 6, 2012 at the home of his brother in Henderson, Arkansas. He was born January 1, 1945 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri to Clarence L.C. and Josephine (Walakonis) Tate. He worked for 30 years as a dishwasher at St. Johnís Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. He retired in January 1996.
Mr. Tate is survived by 2 brothers; Charles Tate of Henderson, Arkansas and Joseph Tate of Mobile, Alabama, 2 sisters; Jo Ann Cruse of Springfield, Missouri and Nancy Clubb of Farmington, Missouri, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A Memorial Service for Mr. Tate will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, April 14, 2012 in the Roller Funeral Home Chapel. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Ozarks in Mountain Home. Arrangements are under the direction of Roller Funeral Home of Mountain Home, Arkansas.