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SFC (Ret) Roby Allen Wages, 68, of St. Robert, died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023, in his home.

He was born Sept. 19, 1954.

Survivors include his children, Heather Wages of St. Robert; Robert Wages (Vanessa) of South Korea; Gary Bush (Tyler) of South Korea; Jay Hartman of Rolla; Maile Hartman-Carroll of Lawrence, Kan.; Nelli Hanson of Niceville, Fla.; Jessica DeLaVega (Robert) of Phoenix, Ariz., and Angel Ramirez of Glendale, Ariz.; 10 grandchildren, Julian, Lavon, Mateo, Avery, Ethan, Michael, Isabelle, Joseph, Felysha, and Michael; three brothers, William Wages of College Station, Texas; James Wages (Tina) of Aberdeen, Ohio, and Marvin Wages (Bobbi) of Washington, D.C.; several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Graveside services with military honors for SFC (Ret) Roby Allen Wages will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, 2023, in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery of Waynesville, under the care and direction of Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville/St. Robert.

Memorial contributions may be made in his memory and may be left at the funeral chapel.

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