Obituary for Robert Weiland, 93

June 23,1928 To December 05,2021,


Funeral Services
Services with full military honors will be held for the family, Monday, December 13, 2021 at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville.

Missouri State Veterans Cemetery - Jacksonville, MO


Fayette resident, Robert “Bob” Weiland, 93, passed away at the Lodge on December 5, 2021. Robert Alfred Weiland, Jr. was born in St. Louis, MO on June 23, 1928, a son to the late Robert A. and Carrie Mable (Murphy) Weiland, Sr. Bob graduated from Kirkwood High School with the class of 1946. He joined his father working at the Weiland Feed and Coal Company. In 1948, Bob enlisted with the 131st Wing of the Air National Guard. On November 17, 1950, Bob married Jane Williams at the Manchester Methodist Church in Manchester, MO. Together, they’ve enjoyed over 71 years of marriage. During his service to his country, Bob was called up during the Korean War. Bob and Jane traveled to several air bases including Austin, TX, Cheyenne, WY and California, in a 17-foot camping trailer. It was quite an adventure for the young married couple. When peace was declared in Korea, Bob was discharged from National Guard and returned to Missouri. Bob and Jane resided in Des Peres, MO where Bob worked at Sunnen Manufacturing. The couple soon welcomed their children, Pam and Jeff, to the family, where they enjoyed camping trips the Rocky and Smokey Mountains. When Pam was a student at CMU, Bob decided to buy the True Value Hardware store, and operated it for several years. Bob was an avid trout fisherman, and a hardworking and honest businessman. He loved animals, especially dogs. Survivors include his wife of the home, Jane Weiland; two children Pamela (Frank W.) Flaspohler of Fayette, MO and Jeffrey A. (Davie Dizon) Weiland of Santa Margarita, CA; four grandchildren, Frank R. (Katy) Flaspohler, Carrie (Christian) Araiza, Tim (Sabrina) Flaspohler and Laura Beth Flaspohler; 12 great- grandchildren, Frankie K., Gracelyn, Abigail, Eleanor, Aeris, Xavier, Cheyenne, Elizabeth, Lenore, Addalyn, Cainen and Cortana. Services with full military honors will be held for the family on Monday, Dec. 13, 2021 at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville, with Fr. Joshua Duncan officiating. Memorial contributions are suggested to P.A.W.S. Final arrangements are under the direction of Friemonth-Freese Funeral Service, 174 Hwy. 5 & 240 N., Fayette, MO 65248.