Robert Wayne "Bob" Rhoades, 72, Quinter, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, at Gove County Medical Center, Quinter.

He was born Oct. 24, 1947, in Quinter to Wayne and Doris (Jamison) Rhoades. He attended grade school in Wichita and graduated in 1965 from Monadnock Regional High School in Swanzey Center, N.H.

On June 4, 1966, he married Gail Lougee in Swanzey Center. He worked for the Rhoades Window Co. in Quinter, and shortly after their marriage, he joined the United States Air Force.

Survivors include his wife, of the home; step-mother Phyllis Rhoades, Wichita; daughters Errin Arnold, Katy, Texas, and Jenna Simon, Morland; six grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother Richard A. Rhoades; and sister Lynnette J. Rhoades.

Visitation will be from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday at Schmitt Funeral Home, Quinter. A memorial service will directly follow the visitation.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Heart Association or Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism (KDWPT) for Hunter’s safety. Donations may be sent to Schmitt Funeral Home, 901 South Main Street Quinter, KS  67752.

Condolences may be sent to the family at