ELMO - Robert Winston Gaskin passed away Oct. 3, 2008.
He was born April 2, 1934 in Stanton, Texas.
He served active duty for the U.S. Army during the Korean War and spent most of his tour of duty in Korea.
After his honorable discharge, he met and married Claire Gaskin. They lived in Imperial Valley, Calif., and later moved to Elmo, where Bob worked for many years at Plateau Mining.
The two of them lived in Elmo until Claire's passing five and a half years ago.
For the past five years he has resided with his son and daughter-in-law in Texas.
Survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Bo and Sandra Gaskin, Jim and Becky Gaskin; daughter and son-in-law, Danna and Jose Romo; grandchildren, Tony and Aaron Romo, Clay and Dustin Stevenson; great-grandchildren, Tyler Stevenson, Ella Stevenson, Consuelo Rose Romo; numerous nieces and nephews; and many dear friends.
Memorial services will be Wednesday, Oct. 8, 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Price.
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