Bob spent almost 34 years working for Philips Electric North America Corporation at their subsidiary, T H Agriculture & Nutrition Company, Inc. When Bob retired he was vice president, manager of finance and operations. He is a graduate of Rockhurst College, Kansas City, Mo. Dorothea volunteered for many years as secretary at their church and worked full-time at home.
The couple have one son, Kent of San Antonio, Texas, and three grandchildren Caroline (deceased), Rebecca, 11, and Stephen, 9.
The Wells returned to the Schell City area about five years ago and are members of Park Street Christian Church in El Dorado Springs. A trip to the Seattle and surrounding area is planned later this year.