US Air Force

Robert "Bob" Leroy Daniels

September 18, 1934 ~ October 25, 2019 (age 85)


Goodland, Kansas resident, Robert Leroy Daniels, age 85, passed away on Friday, October 25, 2019 at his home in Goodland. 

Bob was born September 18, 1934 to Raymond Chester and Lillie Lucille (Wilcox) Daniels in Goodland.  He grew up in Goodland and graduated from Goodland High School in 1951.  On January 22, 1977 he married Phyllis Nickerson-Finch.  Bob was a U.S. Airforce Veteran, he worked as an architect draftsman for the Government Bureau of Reclamation in the Provinces of Vietnam and many locations in the United States.  He was one of the main architects involved in the construction of the Hoover Dam in Nevada as well as many other government projects. 

He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Norwood, Ted, Lowell, Billy and Donald; sisters, Pauline, Catherine and Ann; and stepdaughter, Peggy Bierhaus. 

He is survived by his wife, Phyllis; stepdaughters, Jill (Ken) Johnson, Debbie McCloud of Loveland, CO; stepson Budd Finch of Loveland, CO; brother, Jim (Joyce) Daniels of Goodland, KS; and many nieces, nephews, family and friends.    

Memorial graveside service will be Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 11 a.m. MT at the Goodland Cemetery, North Main Street in Goodland. 

In lieu of flowers the family has requested that you donate to a charity of your choice in honor of Bob.  Online condolences and information

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Memorial Graveside Service
November 2, 2019

11:00 AM
Goodland Cemetery
North Main Street
Goodland, KS 67735

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