Obituary – Johndrow, Robert

Robert Eugene Johndrow

Class of 1950

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Robert Johndrow

Robert Eugene Johndrow

June 18, 1931 – June 23, 2019

Robert Eugene Johndrow, 88, of Winfield, Kansas, passed away quietly Sunday, June 23, 2019 at Winfield Senior Living Community.

According to Robert’s wishes, no services are scheduled and cremation and private internment will take place at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Cowley County Humane Society or Harry Hynes Hospice. Left in care of the Shelley Family Funeral Home of Winfield.

Robert Eugene Johndrow was born on June 18, 1931 the son of Leo L. Johndrow and Elsie M. (Campbell) Johndrow.

He attended school in Perry, OK. Robert was united in marriage with Susan Therese Heppler on May 27, 1951, in Perry, she preceded him in death on August 2, 1978.

He later married Vada Marie (Sloan) Postelwait on January 8, 1983, in Arkansas City, she preceded him in death on November 9, 2016.

He is preceded in death by his parents, wives Susan and Vada, son James Leo Johndrow, daughter Sandra Kay (Johndrow) Dubach, and siblings: Sarah, Julian, Earl and Melvin Johndrow.

Survivors include sister Enid Heppler (Bernard) of Perry, OK; children: Margaret Ann Burlingame (Bill) of Pittsburg, Sharon Marie Neighbors (Kevin) of Winfield, Rebecca Lynn Groene (Kirk) of Winfield, and Mark Alan Johndrow (Rhonda) of Arkansas City; as well as four step-children; 22 grandchildren, as well as many other relatives.