Robert Leo Willard, aka “Cowboy Bob” was received by the Lord on Feb 6, 2020. He went peacefully & will be laid to rest next to his bride of 60+ years Darlene Willard.
Cowboy Bob shared a great deal of love with his family & friends. He was passionate about his church, CO Cowboys for Jesus; he loved country music, classic cars, road trips, & western movies.
He was born in Reno, OK and met his wife to be Darlene Franklin in Canon City in 1952. After they married in 1958 they moved to Los Angeles, CA where he later graduated and was ordained by Life Bible College in 1961.
He is survived by his son, Robert and his wife Cindy; his daughter Rebecca, his son Dave and his wife Hedda, his daughter Darla Barbee & her husband Matt; 14 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and many cousins, nieces & nephews.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife Darlene; his parents, Robert & Claudia; his brother Gene & his sisters Katherine, Wanda & Evelyn.
Funeral Service, 11AM Thursday February 13, 2020, Wilson Memorial Chapel, 1449 S. 9th Street, Canon City, CO 81212
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