Robert Paul Stedry, 1936-2020


Robert Paul Stedry of Mineola was born Feb. 2, 1936 in Quitman to Fred and Mary (Chap) Stedry. He died March 23, 2020 in Tyler. He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Libbie Tucker, Albina Stedry, Alice Hancock and Connie Dixon; and brother, Johnnie Stedry.

He is survived by his wife, Annette (Humphreys) Stedry; sons, Jason and Kevin Stedry; two granddaughters; and two sisters, Christine Hargrove and Rose Valek. 

Robert was a brakeman/conductor of the Texas & Pacific, Missouri Pacific and Union Pacific Railroads. He served in the Texas Army National Guard and was a member of the Central Baptist Church in Mineola. 

Private family graveside service was held on Friday, March 27, 2020 at Cedars Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Mineola at 11 a.m.