Peterson Funeral Chapel

     Arthur Ormsby, 68, of Republic, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014 in his home.

He was born to Robert JR. and Vera Crable Ormsby  on September 1, 1945 in Osage City, KS. He was a retired truck driver and a U.S. Army Veteran.

     Survivors include 1 son, James Ormsby of Nevada, IA.; 3 daughters, Delana Shepard of Golden, MO., April Ball of Republic and Tammy Ormsby of Marionville; 2 brothers, Tommy Ormsby of Santa Rosa, CA. and Carl Ormsby of Aurora; 1 sister, Shirley Gates of Aurora; and 9 grandchildren.

     He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 brother, Bob Ormsby.

Funeral services will be held Friday, April 4 at 11:00 a.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at 2:00 p.m. in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield.

     Visitation will be held Thursday from 7-8 p.m. in the funeral home.