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Robert F. Hagans

Robert F. Hagans, 85, of Overland Park died May 21 at Overland Park Regional Medical Center.

He was born Sept. 4, 1926, in Augusta to Frank A. and Velma Morris Hagans. He attended school in Marion and graduated from Marion High School in 1944.

He served in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific Ocean for two years and graduated from Kansas State University in 1950. His working life included a wide variety of jobs and finished as chairman and CEO of Unitog Company in Kansas City.

He married M. Joanne Wright on Dec. 26, 1950. She preceded him in death in 1993. Hagans later married Marcia Naughton.

He is survived by his wife, Marcia; two daughters, Robin Maupin and Karen Reyes; one sister, Jean Case; two stepchildren, Cathy Holefelder and Marc Naughton; four grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; two nieces; and one nephew.

Hagans’ funeral was Thursday in Kansas City. Burial will be at a later time in Marion Cemetery.

Funds have been established for Rotary Youth Camp in care of Rotary Club of Kansas City, 1219 Wyandotte St., Kansas City, MO 64105, and the KSU Alumni Association, 1720 Alumni Center, Manhattan, KS 66506.

Last modified May 31, 2012