Homer L. Halbert of Rolla, Missouri was born on February 11, 1926 in Steelville, Missouri to Walter and Lillian (Martin) Halbert and passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at the age of 93 years.
On October 3, 1953 he married Ethel (Feeler) Halbert.
Homer was a truck driver for over 30 years for MSD in St. Louis, Missouri.
In his younger days he was a fast pitch softball pitcher. He also enjoyed auctioneering, going to shooting matches, coon hunting, coon dog water racing, deer hunting and driving his four wheeler everywhere. Homer told many stories of his past. He was also a member of Masonic Lodge # 77 in Steelville, MO.
He was also preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Lillian Halbert; one brother, Carmen Halbert; and three sisters, Hallie Martin, Bell Ives and Ina Kreamalmeyer.
He is survived by his wife, Ethel Halbert of Rolla, Missouri; one son, Dennis Maxwell and wife Catherine of Ballwin, Missouri; daughter, Rhonda; brother, Dan Halbert and wife Ruth Ann of Steelville, Missouri; three grandchildren, Lisa Wellman, Nick Maxwell and fiancée Kristina Lash, and Megan Maxwell; three great grandchildren, Maxwell Vitale, Layna Vitale and Lakin Lear; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, July 19 at the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla, Missouri.
Funeral service was held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla, Missouri.
Interment followed in the Upper Davis/Spencer-Maxwell Cemetery.
Arrangements under the direction of the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla, Missouri.