Robert J. "Bob" Micallef of Cuba, Missouri was born to the union of Alfred and Tillie (Feldmann) Micallef on April 12, 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri and left from this life on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at the Missouri Veterans Home in St. James, Missouri at the age of 83. Bob was united in marriage to Zula (Ware) Honea on November 23, 1963 in Bourbon, Missouri. Bob retired from Fleming Manufacturing Company after many years of dedicated service. He Honorably and Proudly served his Country in the U.S. Army during WWII and later served in U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. In his spare time he enjoyed wood working, piddling and drinking coffee with friends. Bob is preceded in death by his parents Alfred and Tillie (Feldmann) Micallef; wife Zula (Ware) Micallef; step-son Jimmie Honea. Those who are left to treasure his memory are his step-children David and wife Janice Honea and Debra and husband Jim Gilliam all of Cuba, Missouri; step-daughter-in-law Joyce Honea of Desloge, Missouri; eight step-grandchildren, twelve step-great-grandchildren, one step-great-great-grandchild, sister-in-laws, nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and many friends. Visitation will be held on Friday, November 18, 2011 from 5-8 p.m. at Mizell Funeral Home 904 W. Washington St. Cuba, Missouri. Funeral service will be held on Saturday 2:00 p.m. at Mizell Funeral Home with Father James Finder, officiating. Interment with full military honors will follow at Bourbon Cemetery in Bourbon, Missouri. The Mizell Funeral Home is Honored to be serving the Micallef family.
Friday, November 18th, 2011 5:00pm - 8:00pm, Mizell Funeral Home
Saturday, November 19th, 2011 2:00pm, Mizell Funeral Home