Robert Brickley Obituary

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In Memory of

Robert W. Brickley

November 26, 1930 - August 12, 2014
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Robert W. Brickley, 83 of Markle passed away at 7:20 pm on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at Bluffton Regional Medical Center. Bob was a 1948 graduate of Rock Creek High School in Huntington County. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a lifelong crop and livestock farmer in both Wells and Huntington Counties. Bob was a member of the Markle United Methodist Church, Bluffton American Legion Post 111, REMC board for 38 years and the Wheels of Yesteryear Tractor Club. He enjoyed collecting, restoring and driving antique tractors as well as woodworking. Bob was born on November 26, 1930 in Huntington County, the son of...
Robert W. Brickley, 83 of Markle passed away at 7:20 pm on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at Bluffton Regional Medical Center. Bob was a 1948 graduate of Rock Creek High School in Huntington County. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a lifelong crop and livestock farmer in both Wells and Huntington Counties. Bob was a member of the Markle United Methodist Church, Bluffton American Legion Post 111, REMC board for 38 years and the Wheels of Yesteryear Tractor Club. He enjoyed collecting, restoring and driving antique tractors as well as woodworking.

Bob was born on November 26, 1930 in Huntington County, the son of Paul and Grace (Eichorn) Brickley.

He was united in marriage to Rosalynn Stahl on August 24, 1952 in Markle. Rosalynn preceded him in death on November 8, 2013.

Survivors include three sons: Scott Brickley of Markle; Kevin L.(Donna) Brickley of Bluffton; Brian (Betty) Brickley of Warren; a sister: Marsha (Bill) Thomas of Markle; eight grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a daughter: Louise K. Inskeep on January 7, 2008.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 17, 2014 from 1:00pm – 8:00pm at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel, 415 N. Lee Street, Markle, Indiana.

Funeral service will be held on Monday, August 18, 2014 at 10:00am at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel with Pastor Steve McPeek officiating.

Interment will be at the Sparks Cemetery in Markle at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made out to Markle United Methodist Church in care of Myers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.

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