Robert "Bob" S. Roof
March 15, 1948 – March 30, 2021
Robert Steven Roof was born on March 15, 1948 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, son of Herman Ivo and Anne Amelia (Scheibner) Roof. Bob passed away on March 30, 2021 in Edmond, Oklahoma.
Bob graduated from Putnam City High School and served in the United States Air Force. He is a proud Vietnam Veteran. Bob earned two Master’s Degrees from the University of Central Oklahoma and was a Licensed Professional Counselor. He worked as a psychological clinician for the Department of Corrections and as a school psychologist and school administrator for the Mid-Del School System for most of his career. Bob retired from Mid-Del Schools.
Bob married Nila Hensley on May 26, 1992. He loved the outdoors; hunting and fishing were among his favorites. He enjoyed solo hiking and camping as a younger man. He was also an avid Frisbee golf player. Bob was also a green thumb extraordinaire. Other of Bob’s favorite things were his family, traveling, music, and a good story or joke.
He is preceded in death by his daughter Shandy Roof;; step-daughter Nicole; and brother Greg Roof.
Bob is survived by his wife Nila Hensley; son Robert Allen Bright and wife Tammy; step-daughter Julie Hensley and husband Mike McKiddy; grandchildren: Arion Roof-Vaught, Sarah Bright Thompson, Amanda Bright, Brandon, and Deacon McKiddy; and two great-granddaughters Caroline and Maisie.
Graveside services for Bob will be 2:00 pm, Monday, April 5, 2021 at Memorial Park Cemetery (13313 N Kelley Avenue, Oklahoma City).
- Phil Handke, Honorary
- Skip Hart, Honorary
- David Womack, Honorary
- Nick Woodard, Honorary
- Terry Harvey, Honorary
- Bobby Clay, Honorary
Monday, April 5, 2021