Graveside services for Bob Barnes, age 79, of Chadron, NE will be at 2:00 PM on Friday, October 13, 2017 at the VA Cemetery in Alliance, NE with Russ Seger officiating.
Bob passed away on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at ChadronCommunityHospital.
He was born on July 18, 1938 in Brooklyn, NY to Raymond and Dorothy Barnes. He served and retired from the United States Airforce and also retired from menswear retail. He moved to Chadron in 2001 and called it home. He enjoyed his family and his AA buddies and was proud of his 39 years of sobriety.
He knew no strangers, called everyone a friend and had great words of wisdom and a wonderful sense of humor.
Survivors include daughters Kori Wurangian (Jason) and Stacy Wohlers (Wallace); stepdaughters Toni McDonough and Michelle Myers (Donnie); grandchildren Joseph Servin (Caitlin), Johnna Servin, Katherine Marxelly (Omar), and Benjamin Criss; great-grandchildren Wyatt Planansky and Addelyn Planansky; and nieces Alicia Ballew (Monte), Cathleen Barnes, and Brandy Furgeson.
He is preceded in death by loving wife Anne; parents Raymon and Dorothy Barnes; brother Dennis Barnes; stepson Martin John McDonough IV; and beloved nephew Sean Barnes.
Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron is in charge of arrangements for Bob Barnes.