Robert J. Pulley, 81, of College Station, TX, passed away September 20, 2011, in Houston from cancer. 

Robert J. Pulley, 81, of College Station, TX, passed away September 20, 2011, in Houston from cancer.  

Visitation will be held Sunday, September 25, 2011, from 6 p.m. to 8pm.  

Funeral services will be Monday, September 26, 2011, at 10 a.m.

Family suggests donations to the American Cancer Society, in lieu of flowers.

Robert was born and raised in Independence, Missouri, and spent his professional career as a cartographer. He was an award-winning woodcarver, orchid grower, avid fly fisherman, golfer, and was devoted to his family.  

He is survived by his wife, Cathy; son, Chris; daughters, Marsha Pulley and Linda Pulley-Ball; daughter-in-law, Krissie; grandson Kyan; granddaughter Kelsey; sister, Pat Lindsey; best friend, David Lindsey; and nephew, Mark Pinson.

Fond memories and condolences for the family may be left at www.floralhillsfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements:  D.W. Newcomer’s Sons Floral Hills Chapel, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., KCMO 64133, 816-353-1218.