Bobbie A. Launius, 78, of Piedmont, MO, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2019, at his residence. He was born in St. Louis, MO, on May 24, 1941, to Edward and Ruby (Owens) Launius. Bobbie was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother. He married Marilynn Bielicke on October 13, 2006. He proudly served in the United States Marines during peace time. Bobbie grew up in Maplewood, MO. He loved football and was a St. Louis Cardinals and Blues fan. He enjoyed fishing and hunting and the country life at Bluff View. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Kathy Depuy and his brother, Bill Launius. Bobbie is survived by his loving wife of twelve years, his children: Kevin Launius and wife, Teresa, of Oregon, OH; Karen Hill and husband, Robert, of Patterson, MO; Damien Dodson and companion, Janie Hasting, of Piedmont; Rhiannon Fink and husband, Marty, of Hillsboro, MO; twelve grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; a sister, Joan Cording and husband, Leroy, of Knoxville, AR; and a special friend, Bill Kamper. A graveside service was held at 12:30 pm, Thursday, July 18, 2019, at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, 2900 Sheridan Rd, St. Louis, MO, 63125. Online condolences can be made at www.rueggfuneralhomes.com.