Robert J. McElvain, 58, of Numa passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014 at his home in Numa.
Robert was born on June 25, 1955 in Centerville, to John Marvelle and Florence Darlene (Ryan) McElvain. He received his education from Centerville High School graduating in 1973. Robert was united in marriage to Debbie Parker. He enjoyed riding motorcycles and going to auctions. Robert loved to eat out at buffets with his family and friends. Robert was always willing to help his family and friends in any project they took on.
Survivors include his wife, Deb McElvain, of Numa; three children, Rayko Young of Centerville, Robert J. McElvain of Numa and Skylar McElvain of Numa; four grandchildren, Hunter Marie Felkins, Kianna Mae Young, Karyle Jo Beth McElvain and Trinity Rae Young; mother, Darlene McElvain,of Des Moines; and his sister, Jane Ann (Bill) Mahon of Des Moines.
A celebration of life service will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15 at Thomas Funeral Home in Centerville with the Rev. Kay Singley officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior from 4-5 p.m.
Memorials may be given to the family.
Condolences may be shared at www.thomasfh.com.