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Robert 'Bob' White

72 year old, Robert ‘Bob’ White, of Merrillville, passed away May 8, 2022.

 

Bob was born on April 16, 1950, to Elmer L. and Dorothy L. (Barker) White, in Hammond, Indiana. He graduated in 1968. He married the love of his life, Phyllis E. Curry, on February 14, 1973, at the Methodist Church, in Griffith, Indiana. He served in the U.S. Navy. He was a truck driver, for A & D Trucking.

 

He served in Kiwanis for 6 years, 1 year as the Merrillville Kiwanis president. Bob was also an avid wood carver and craftsman, enjoyed boating and fishing, motorcycle rider, and spending time with his family and especially his grandchildren.

 

Bob is survived by his loving family: wife: Phyllis, children: Kelly (Shawn) McMunn, Kristina (Austen) Robison, Kim White, grandchildren: Cameron, Chloe, Charlotte, Kane, sister: Judi Zuidema.

 

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, and brother: Tom.

 

Per Bob’s wishes cremation will take place.

 

 




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A candle was lit in memory of Robert 'Bob' White

Andrea Lagerstrom May 13 2022 2:52 PM

Phyllis, Bud & I had a lot of fun times with you & Bob all those many years ago- the road rallies, camping, canoeing & just playing games. Fond memories I will treasure. Please know that you and your family are in my prayers.

Lola Curry May 12 2022 9:30 PM

I'm so sorry for your loss. Praying for your family.

Katherine Burden May 11 2022 12:47 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert 'Bob' White

Katherine Burden May 11 2022 12:46 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert 'Bob' White

Alexander Lagerstrom May 11 2022 11:57 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert 'Bob' White

Tracy a webber May 10 2022 10:10 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert 'Bob' White

Kristina Robison May 10 2022 8:29 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert 'Bob' White

Jenny Lagerstrom May 9 2022 2:39 PM