Bob L. York, 87, Diamond, died Sept. 23, 2017 at Hillcrest Hospital in Tulsa, Okla., following a short illness.

Bob L. York, 87, Diamond, died Sept. 23, 2017 at Hillcrest Hospital in Tulsa, Okla., following a short illness.  
Mr. York was born Jan. 24, 1930 in Houston, Mo., and was a lifelong area resident.  He worked as a heavy equipment operator and last worked for G and H Ready Mix.  He enjoyed fishing and attended the Diamond Baptist Church.  
Bob and Emma (Story) were married on June 21, 1947 and she preceded him in death on April 23, 2009.  
He is survived by one son, Charles York and wife, Jillene, Neosho; one granddaughter, Christen York, Neosho and his companion, Sue Wilson,  Tulsa.  
In addition to his wife and parents, he is preceded in death by a grandson, Jason York.  
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, 2017 at the Diamond Cemetery, Pastor Ron Crow will officiate.  
Friends may call at the Clark Funeral Home Neosho from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Thursday.  
Contributions in memory of Bob may be made to the Kidney Foundation, c/o Clark Funeral Home, P.O. Box 66, Neosho, MO  64850.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com
Services are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.