Robert L. Trusty, 72, passed away Dec. 17, 2019.

Robert L. Trusty, 72, passed away Dec. 17, 2019.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. followed by the Rosary at 10:30 a.m. and a Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 600 N. Liberty St., Independence, MO 64050. Inurnment will be at Leavenworth, Kansas National Cemetery.
Bob was born Dec. 15, 1947, in Leavenworth, Kansas, to the late Roy and Clara Trusty. He was a U.S. Army veteran stationed in Korea. He retired from the Independence, Missouri Public School District after 25 years and later worked at Rest Haven Nursing Home for five years. He was a huge lover of animals, enjoyed gardening, and was a fan of the Kansas City Chiefs.
Bob is survived by his wife of 48 years, Linda Trusty; sister, Linda Gentry, Lexington, Missouri; brother, Lee Trusty, Prairie Village, Kansas; four nieces and two nephews.
Condolences may be offered at www.passantinobros.com 
Passantino Bros. Funeral Home, Kansas City, Mo. (816) 471-2844