Robert Murnahan

Robert Murnahan

Sunday, April 25th, 1943 - Monday, January 4th, 2021
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Robert Murnahan, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Robert Murnahan

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Robert's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Robert's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Robert “Bob” Murnahan, 77, of Abilene, KS. passed away Jan. 4th 2021 at Enterprise Estates Nursing Center in Enterprise. He was born April 25th, 1943 in Salina, KS to A.W. & Helen Murnahan. He graduated from Chapman high school. After high school, Bob enlisted in the US Navy in San Diego, Ca. from 1961 – 1967 serving 1 tour in Vietnam. He had various jobs including Singer Sewing Machines in Junction City, Ks. Ehrsam Mfg. in Enterprise, Ks., Vac-U-Blast in Abilene, Ks. and was the plant manager at E & K Threading in Kimball, Ne. After his retirement, he moved back to Abilene to be near family.
On Feb. 12th, 1972 he was united in marriage to Sondra France. They made their home in Abilene, Ks and Kimball, Ne. He moved with his wife for her job with Alco/Duckwall to Waynoka, Ok and Olney, Tx. After her retirement they moved back to Abilene. He attended the United Brethren Church in Abilene and the First United Methodist Church in Olney, Tx.
He is preceded in death by his parents, 2 sons Richard and Erric, 2 daughters LaSharon Glascock and Tanya “Renee” Tallyn. 2 brothers Donald and Greg. 2 brother-in -laws Richard and Jerry France.
He is survived by his wife Sondra. His son Jason (Denise) Murnahan of Abilene. Daughter-in-law Shawn Murnahan of Mayview, Mo. Son-in-law’s Brian Glascock of Katy, Tx. and Nick Tallyn of Jacksonville, Fl. 3 brothers Paul (Colleen) Murnahan, Allon (Lisa) Murnahan and Mark (Peggy) Murnahan. 2 sister in-law’s Pauline France and Sharon Murnahan. 2 granddaughters, 2 grandsons, 3 Great grandsons and many nieces and nephews.
The family has chosen cremation, a memorial service will be held at a later date after the Covid pandemic has passed. Burial to be in the Abilene Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project or any veterans charity in his name. Memorials may be sent to Martin-Becker-Carlson Funeral Home 414 NW 3rd St, Abilene, KS 67410
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Robert
No funeral details available.


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Robert here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Robert Murnahan by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: