Robert R. “Bob” Hulsey, 64, of McPherson, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 2, 2015, surrounded by family at The Cedars, McPherson. He was a retired welder.
Bob was born on September 1, 1950, in Newton, KS, the son of Strozier Albin and Lavina May (Dillon) Hulsey. He graduated from McPherson High School in 1969. On November 1, 1976, Bob was united in marriage to Debra Ann “Debbie” Bonham in Wichita, KS.
Survivors include: wife, Debbie Hulsey of the home; three children, Camilla Kramer and husband, Kirk, of McPherson, KS, Ed Whitfield and wife, Christina, of McPherson, KS, and Chris Hulsey of McPherson, KS; two brothers, James Hulsey and wife, Penny, of Howard, KS and Tommy Hulsey and wife, Pam, of McPherson, KS; brother-in-law, Perry Taylor of Augusta, KS; four grandchildren, Dylan Kramer, Alyssa Kramer, Spencer Whitfield, and Rylie Whitfield; eight nieces & nephews; and 16 great-nieces & nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Janice Holbert.
The funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM, Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at Countryside Covenant Church with Rev. Jon Black officiating. Visitation will be held from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tuesday, April 7, at Stockham Family Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Inurnment will be held at Crestwood Memorial Park at a later date.
The family suggests memorial donations be given to Countryside Covenant Church or McPherson County Community Foundation (for medical travel expenses) in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Robert R. Hulsey please visit our Sympathy Store.