Robert Keith Scovel, 89, passed away on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at Eagle Estates in his hometown of Independence, Kansas. Macular Degeneration stole Bob’s eyesight in his later years, but he never once complained. He was adaptable and content in the most difficult of situations saying more than once, “I’ve had a good life and I’ve done everything I ever wanted to do.” The family has entrusted Webb-Rodrick Funeral Home with arrangements. Visitation will take place at their chapel on Wednesday, July 8 from 5-7 p.m. Funeral services are Thursday, July 9 at 10am at First United Presbyterian  Church, 201 S. 5th St. in Independence, with Rev. John Wilson officiating. Following the service, the family will gather privately at the gravesite, with VFW Post 1186 presiding. Memorial contributions may be mailed to local VFW Post 1186, c/o Commander Ryan York, 113 E. Myrtle Independence, KS, 67301 or left with the funeral home.