Robert D. "Bob" Weiss, Sr., age 82, of DeSoto and Formerly of Hillsboro, entered into rest at his home on Wednesday, July 10, 2013. Bob was born on January 1, 1931 in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Charles Weiss and Mary (Nee Geyer) Weiss. Bob entered the military and spent 21 years, including 2 tours in Vietnam and retired in 1975. He married his loving wife of 30 years, Ellen Marie (Nee Skaggs) Weiss in January 1955 and she preceded him in death in 1985. He is survived by his two children; son, Robert D. Weiss, Jr. of Hillsboro and daughter Mary F. Weiss of Pevely.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, and brothers and sisters. He loved working and watching baseball. He was very involved with the Hillsboro Food Pantry for many years. He was proud of the work and loved all the people. He worked for Waste Management of Missouri for a number of years as a driver until he retired.
Services for Bob will be private.