Robert David Draper, 84, a resident of Southwest Missouri since 1970 and Lane Apartments in Neosho for approximately 16 years, passed away due to end stage dementia on Nov 13, 2012 in Seneca.
He was born on March 2, 1928, in Oklahoma City, Okla., to parents Clarence and Mary Draper.
He is survived by a true and loving friend, Ann Shadley, of Neosho.
He is also survived by son David R. Draper and daughter-in-law Connie of Palmdale Calif.; grandson, William Draper, Newhall, Calif.; granddaughters Rebecca and Melissa Draper, Cottonwood Heights, Utah; and great-grandson, Damian, Cottonwood Heights, Utah.
He is also survived by the mother of his children, Betty Datillio, Santa Clarita, Calif.
He was predeceased by his parents; his brother, Tom; sister, Jean; and son Daniel.
No services are planned. Deposition of cremains will be handled privately.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.