Bob Edelman, age 73 of Kansas, formerly of Merna, died Monday, July 18, 2011, at the Shawnee Mission Medical Center in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.
Funeral services were Saturday, July 23, 2011 in Govier Brothers Chapel in Broken Bow, with the Rev. Doug Jones officiating. Burial was in the Hillcrest Cemetery at Thedford, with Govier Brothers Mortuary of Broken Bow in charge of arrangements.
Bob Edelman was born Aug. 25, 1937, in Broken Bow, to William and Sylvia (Miller) Edelman. Mr. Edelman was a long time music teacher in Anselmo-Merna High School and Sandhills High School. His wife, Jeannette E. Edelman, died in 1978 battling cancer.
Bob Edelman is survived by his daughter, Jennifer and husband Kyle Lindelof of Basehor, Kansas; three grandchildren, Keirsten, Dalton, and Carson.; and one sister, Bonnie Kemp of Sargent.