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Robert Flint, 74 - July 10, 2016

Robert Leon “Bob” Flint, 74, of Arnold passed away at his home in Arnold on Sunday, July 10, 2016.
Services took place on Friday, July 15, at the First Baptist Church in Arnold. Interment was at the Arnold Cemetery.
Flint was born Jan. 19, 1942, at Stapleton, to Arthur and Estelle (Dillon) Flint. He had a happy childhood with his brother Don and sisters, Barbara and Sharron, according to family members.
He graduated from Stapleton High School in 1960 and worked for the State of Nebraska, then Frances Pandorf before becoming self-employed. Later, he worked at Becton Dickinson in Broken Bow.
On Oct. 2, 1965, he married Jean Miller at the Zion Lutheran Church in Gothenburg. To this union, four children were born.
Flint had a strong work ethic and always made providing for his family a priority, stated the family. He cherished spending time with his children, grandchildren and family.
He loved working with horses, dancing and hunting as well as telling stories, always flashing his mischievous grin, family members said. He never knew a stranger and could strike up a conversation with anyone.
?Flint and his wife had recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary and together spent their time raising dogs, camping, fishing and playing cards.
?He was preceded in death by: his parents, Arthur and Estelle; his brother, Don; sister, Barbara; beloved daughter, Ronda.
Survivors include: his wife, Jean; his sons—Bobby (Liz) of Virginia, Shad and Mike (Corina), all of Broken Bow; sister, Sharron (Terry) Conley; brother-in-law, Tim (Kerri) Miller; sister-in-law, Mickey Miller; grandchildren—Josh (Michaela) Flint, Austin Snyder, Richard Schulik, Andrew, Emily, Abby and Daniel Flint; great-grandchildren—Charlee Flint and Tristan Schulik; numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Arnold Fire & Rescue and the First Baptist Church of Arnold.