Robert "Bob" Eugene Leerskov, age 70, of Sulphur Springs, passed away Monday, November 13, 2017, in Oklahoma. He was born on February 23, 1947, in Talequah, Oklahoma, the son of Robert Andrew and Luella (King) Leerskov. He married Phyllis Taylor. Robert graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Civil Engineer Degree and retired as Assistant State Director for the Natural Resource Conservation Service. He was a Mason and a Shriner. Robert was also a member of League Street Church of Christ.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis; sons, Kevin Leerskov, Jason Leerskov and wife, Christi; grandchildren, Keith Leerskov and wife, Brittany, Ryan Leerskov, Kaytlyn Leerskov, Landon Leerskov, Waylon Crawford, Trisha Linville; great-grandchild, Addilyn Leerskov; sister, Beve Cowan and husband, Curly; niece, Cara Cowan Watts; nephew, Brett Cowan and numerous other family.
Memorial service for "Bob" will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at League Street Church of Christ in Sulphur Springs, with Buddy Wiggins officiating and Steve Cook assisting. Friends and loved ones will be received immediately following the service.
Memorials can be made to the American Diabetes Association, online at www.diabetes.org or P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.
The online register can be signed at www.murrayorwosky.com
Published on November 15, 2017