OBITUARY

Bobby Ray Kielman

December 15, 1947February 6, 2019
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Funeral Services for Bobby Ray Kielman, 71, of Copperas Cove, will be held at Grace United Methodist Church on Tuesday, February 12th at 3 pm. Bobby Ray died surrounded by his loving family on February 6th, 2019. He was preceded by his parents Melvin and Georgia Kielman. He is survived by Linda Ellsworth and her husband James Stewart, and Jina and her husband Ricky Johnson; nephews Shawn Ellsworth (Megan), Toby Ellsworth (Anel), Joshua Johnson; and his niece Marly Rich (Billy); great nieces and nephews, Lottie, Ethan, Meadow, Zori, Cooper, Jaden, Caylee, Raigen, Hagen, Sage; and many friends, too numerous to mention. Bobby was an avid outdoors man who loved hunting and fishing. He was an active judge for Coon Hunters Association nationwide and was active in raising a variety of birds and fowl. He was a lifelong resident of Copperas Cove and the previous owner of Cove Tropical Fish store. He was a proud graduate of the Copperas Cove High School and a graduate of CTC, TJC, and Tarleton State Universities with a Bachelor’s Degree in Teaching. A visitation will be held at Crawford Bowers Funeral Home, Copperas Cove on Monday, February 11th at 6 – 8 pm. Words of comfort may be shared at www.crawfordbowers.com

Services

  • Visitation Monday, February 11, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, February 12, 2019
  • Burial Tuesday, February 12, 2019
REMEMBERING

Bobby Ray Kielman

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Jina Johnson

February 11, 2019

Jina Johnson

February 11, 2019

Jina Johnson

February 11, 2019

Marly Rich

February 11, 2019

Marly Rich

February 11, 2019

Marly Rich

February 11, 2019

Marly Rich

February 11, 2019

Jina Johnson

February 10, 2019

Jina Johnson

February 10, 2019

Jina Johnson

February 10, 2019

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Biography

      Bobby Ray Kielman was known as many things to many people. He was a loved one, a friend, and someone special. To family and friends who knew him best, Bobby will be remembered as a very exceptional person.

      Simply stated, Bobby was a good and kind person, an individual who will for all time be remembered by his family and friends as being a caring and giving person, someone who was a vital part of their lives. Bobby leaves behind him a legacy of life-long friendships and many cherished memories. Everyone whose life he touched will always remember Bobby Ray Kielman.