Robert “Bob” Schottel, 98, King City, MO passed away Sunday, August 1, 2021 at a St. Joseph, MO nursing home.

He was on June 6, 1923 in Gentry County, Missouri the son of Dale and Mary (Holman) Schottel.

On December 10, 1942, he married Katherine Ellis in St. Joseph, Missouri. She preceded him in death.

Robert was a member of the Star Chapel Methodist Church and the King City American Legion Post #132. He enjoyed bird and coon hunting, fishing, farming, and time with family very much.

He was also preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, and two daughters.

Robert is survived his three sons and one daughter, Bill and Alva Lou, St. Joseph, MO, Lloyd and Betty, Smithville, MO, Jimmy and Nancy, Basehor, KS and Nancy and Doug Maudlin, King City, MO; grandchildren, David and Annette Schottel, Martha and Mike Green, Matthew and Stephanie Schottel, Brandi Schottel, Annie Dowell, James (Bob) and Amanda Maudlin, Jennifer and Jeff Neemann, and Carl and Valerie Lehman.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 4 at Roberson Funeral Home, King City, MO. Burial with Military Rites will follow in Whitesville Cemetery, Whitesville, MO. The family will receive friends from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Whitesville Cemetery in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 153, King City, MO 64463. Online condolences may be left at