ROBERT L.”ROCKY” CONOVER 1948-2020

ROBERT L. “ROCKY” CONOVER

1948-2020

Robert L. “Rocky” Conover, 72 of Alexandria, MO died Thursday, November 19, 2020 at his home in Alexandria, MO.

He was born on September 27, 1948 in Keokuk, IA, the son of William Earl and Dorothy Mae Brownlee Conover.

On August 31, 1966 he was united in marriage to Janice “Peggy” Mortimer in Memphis, MO.  She survives.

Other survivors include one daughter, Trisha Ann Carroll of Wayland, MO, one son, Robert L. Conover, Jr. (Marina) of Wyaconda, four grandchildren, Larry Carroll (Nilsa), Brantley Carroll, Courtney Murray (Kyle) and Madison Conover, three great-grandchildren, Lawrence Carroll, Sebastian Murray and Grayson Bertram, one step-grandchildren, CJ Moore and Julian Fiegener (Winter), two brothers, Don Conover (Barb) of Burlington, IA, and Mike “Bill” Conover (Lori) of Hamilton, IL and three sisters, Donna Jean Conover, Kathleen McGlasson (Carl) and Judy Miller (Lyle) all of Keokuk and a special sister-in-law, Janet Conover, who was by his side every day.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, Earl Conover, Everett Conover and Joseph Conover, two sisters, Debbie Jamison and Beverly Conover and one niece, Lori Bollin.

Rocky had been employed by Flowers Bakery in Miami, FL until he moved back to the Clark County area.

He was then employed with Belmont Management for Kahoka Crossing Apartments for the past seven years.

Rocky enjoyed hunting and spending time outdoors.

Rocky was a jack of all trades and enjoyed tinkering with things.

He loved traveling and taking trips to visit his family.

A Gathering of Remembrance will be held from 1-5 p.m., Sunday, November 22 at the Alexandria Community Center in Alexandria, MO with family meeting with friends at that time.

The Vigen Memorial Home in Kahoka, MO is assisting the family with arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Northeast Missouri.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.vigenmemorialhome.