Charles Robert “Bob” Waddle, age 63, of Ozark, passed away August 18, 2022. He was born in Independence, Missouri, the son of Charles Lundie and Loretta Ruth (Wood) Waddle. He graduated from William Chrisman High School in Independence. Most of his life Bob spent in the Kansas City area, retiring from Pepsi Cola after 28 years.
In 2017 he married Julie Ann Wheeler. They had known each other in high school, and fortunately became reacquainted. Julia and Bob both worked at Forsyth Schools.
Bob collected and restored pin ball and arcade machines, and Farmall tractors. Having played in a band in younger days, Bob loved rock and roll, and owned several guitars.
Survivors include: His wife, Julie; his parents; a son, Justin Waddle; a daughter Lauren Waddle; grandchildren; a stepdaughter, Marisa Nelson and husband Lukas, and their four children; a sister, Debbie Parrie; a nephew and two nieces.
In accordance with his wishes, Bob will be cremated with no service planned at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Adams Funeral Home, Ozark, and Adams Crematory.