Robert N. Nash
Robert N. Nash, 68, St. Joseph, Mo., died Monday, May 21, 2012, at Heartland Regional Medical Center.
He was born July 31, 1943, to Madeliene B. (Nelson) and Robert A. Nash, Jr., in St. Joseph. He remained a lifelong resident.
He married Nancy S. Younger. She survives of the home.
Mr. Nash worked for Wire Rope Corp for 36 years, mostly in the Fabricated Products division. After his retirement, he continued as a consultant for several years.
Mr. Nash was a lifelong member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church.
Mr. Nash was an avid golfer and had a life-long love for fishing. His world revolved around spending time with his family, and enjoyed spending time with his friends on a regular basis at the Hi-Ho.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, David F. Nash.
Additional survivors: son, Robert W. Nash (Jane), and grandson, Alex, St. Joseph; son, Michael A. Nash (Erin), Kansas City, Mo.; two step-sons, Eric Younger (Kristen), Leawood, Kan., and Ross Younger (Christine), Kansas City, Mo.; two step-granddaughters, Claire and Lauren Younger; sister, Suzanne York (Roger), Wichita, Kan.; sister-in-law, Beverly Nash, Raleigh, NC; uncle, Richard Nash, Phoenix, AZ; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Parish Rosary: 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where the family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial: 1 p.m., Friday, St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church; interment at Mount Olivet Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial gifts to: Prostate Cancer Foundation, Arnie’s Army, 1250 Fourth St., Santa Monica, CA 90401; and American Lung Association, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave., Suite 800, Washington, DC 20021.