Roland Travis

Christine Yearwood

Roland Glenn Travis, 78, Owensville, died Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at Lake Regional Hospital in Osage Beach.

He was born Aug. 11, 1939, to Glenn and Erma Bertha Hermina (Pietraschke) Travis, in Owensville.

He was united in marriage to Zara Ghourdjian, in September of 1974, in Pasedena, Calif.

Roland was a member of Living Church of God in Rolla.

He is survived by wife, Zara, of Owensville; daughters, Ruth Travis and Rachel Martin and husband Jonathan all of Central Point, Ore. and Esther Travis of Seattle, Wash.; and grandchildren, Jesse and Roman Martin.

Visitation will be held Friday, Oct. 13, from 8:30 - 11 a.m., at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the chapel with Pastor William Oswald officiating. Burial will be in St. John’s United Church of Christ Cemetery, Bem.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter’s Funeral Home, Owensville.