Paul Leo Hook, 82, of Independence, MO, formerly of Harrison County, MO, died Thursday, January 22, 2009.

Survivors include his wife, Doris of the home; children, Larry (Linda) Hook of Independence, MO, Rob (Johnna) Hook of Raymore, MO, and daughter, Karen McKinny of Independence, MO; half sister, Lela Wave Burns of Colorado Springs, CO; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. today, January 26 at Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany, MO. Burial with military rites in Miriam Cemetery of Bethany. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m., today at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Donor's Choice in care of Roberson Funeral Home, PO Box 46, Bethany, MO 64424. Online condolences may be left at