RANDOLPH, Kan.-- Robert “Bob” Preston O’Neill, 98, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at the Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan.

He was born on Dec. 27, 1920 on the family farm in rural Geary County, Kansas, the son of Robert Emmett and Sarah Charlotte (Crider) O’Neill. He graduated from St. George High School in 1939.