Robert Overbay

Dates

September 21, 1934 - February 10, 2021

Obituary

Robert Overbay, 86, of Mitchell, SD, died on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at Firesteel Healthcare Center in Mitchell. Visitation will be from 5-7:00 PM Monday, February 15 at Bittner Funeral Chapel. A graveside service with military honors will be 10:00 AM Tuesday, February 16 at American Legion Cemetery in Mitchell. Arrangements by Bittner Funeral Chapel.

Robert Overbay was born September 21, 1934, in Johnson City, Tennessee, to Thomas and Louise Overbay. On Wednesday, February 10, 2021, Robert Overbay, loving husband and father to two children passed away. On March 12, 1967, he married Lee Ann Barnum. They raised two children Kimberlee Kaye (Satterlee) and Thomas Eugene.

Robert had a passion for American History. Every road trip taken included stopping to read the roadside marker and usually a short history lesson. He was an enthusiastic sports fan of the Southeast Conference. As a young man he served as an airman during the Korean War in the medical division. Robert was known for his sense of humor, love of family, and devotion to his country. His kind and compassionate spirit will always be remembered.

He is survived by his wife, LeeAnn; daughter, Kimberlee Kay (Mike) Saterlee, son, Thomas Eugene; grandchildren, Haylee Huke, Maggie Grace, Shane Thomas Overbay; brother, Bill; brother-in-law, Eugene Barnum; and sisters-in-law, Kay Barnum and Sue Overbay.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Tom and Louise Overbay; brother, Jim; mother and father in-law Blanche and Eugene Barnum; and son-in-law, Pete Huke.

 


Visitation(s)

Date
Monday, February 15, 2021
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 W Havens Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301

Service

Date
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Time
10:00 AM
Location
Military Honors Graveside Service
American Legion Cemetery
Mitchell, SD

Cemetery

American Legion Cemetery
Mitchell, SD


Posted by Karen Spelbring on February 24, 2021
Dearest LeeAnn & family, I am so very sorry for your loss.
May God's love comfort you at this difficult time 🙏 God's Blessings! Love always, Karen
Posted by Barb Feilmeier on February 18, 2021
So sorry to hear of your family loss. May he now Rest In Peace
Posted by Steve Kracht on February 15, 2021
Lee Ann, Kim, Tom & families, so sorry to read about Bob's passing. Will be thinking about all of you. SK.
Posted by Sharon Sheesley on February 15, 2021
Hugs and prayers to all of the Overbay Family.
Posted by Sharon Sheesley on February 15, 2021
Hugs and prayers to all of the Overbay Family.
Posted by Michele Copeland on February 14, 2021
My deepest sympathy and prayers for you all.
Posted by Michele Copeland on February 14, 2021
My deepest sympathy and prayers for you all.
Posted by Jim Holderby on February 14, 2021
My sympathy for your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family.
Posted by Richard Stedman on February 14, 2021
LeeAnn, my heartfelt sympathy to you and your family. May the Lord be with you.
Posted by Gladys Bassett on February 14, 2021
Sorry for your loss. Prayers with you.
Posted by Roberta &Tom McEntee on February 13, 2021
So very sorry for your loss. Sympathy to you and your family
Posted by Jerri &Lanny Edwards on February 13, 2021
Thinking of you and sending many hugs and prayers
Posted by Mark & Janelle McMahon on February 13, 2021
So sorry for your loss. Thought and prayer be with you at this time.
Posted by Betty (Lockwood) Boone on February 13, 2021
Thoughts and prayers are with you.
Posted by Peggy & Roger Kowall on February 12, 2021
Prayers to you and your family.
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