Mr. Donald G. Roark, age 78 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Friday, December 7, 2018 at his home.
He was born August 25, 1940 in Jefferson City, Mo. the son of Alfred R., Sr. and Allie P. Ricker Roark.
Don graduated from Jefferson City High School and attended Capital Business College.
His professional employment included the Missouri Depts. of Health, Revenue, and Transportation. He retired from a successful career in real estate at Gordon Company Realtors, a career that afforded him life-long friendships, professional contacts, and colorful memories of which he delighted in sharing.
Don was a member of St. Peter Church and the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie 2693.
He will be missed by his many friends, nieces, nephews and cousins who loved him.
Don was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Alfred R. Roark, Jr. and one sister, Doris Huegel.
Visitation will be at Freeman Mortuary from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, December 11, 2018.
Graveside services and interment will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at Riverview Cemetery with the Reverend Monsignor Robert Kurwicki officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Samaritan Center or the Alzheimers Disease and Related Disorders Assn.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.