Robert E. Quakenbush, 74, of Montpelier, IN, passed away at 1:30 PM on Monday, December 25, 2017, Christmas day at his residence in Montpelier, IN. He was born on Wednesday, June 02, 1943, in Andrews, IN. He married Mary Eldridge on Saturday, May 21, 1983 in Bluffton, IN. Robert attended Andrews High School in Dallas Twp. Starting in Craigville, IN. he had driven truck most of his life. He had worked at First Fleet in Bluffton,IN. Redi Mix in Huntington, IN., and most recent for Rick Ramseyer in Montpelier, IN. He was a member of Grover Sheets # 111 American Legion in Bluffton, IN., Millard Brown Post #156 American Legion, and the Bluffton Moose. Robert enjoyed golfing.
Loving Survivors Include his Wife - Mary (Eldridge) Quakenbush, Montpelier, IN, Daughter - Rose Ellen Quakenbush, Montpelier, IN, Step Sons - Joe Bailey, Key Largo, FL, Shane Bailey, Bluffton, IN, John Bailey, Jr., Huntington, IN, Vincent Patton, Bluffton, IN, Patrick Patton, Fort Wayne, IN, Joe Patton, Andrews, IN, Step Daughters- Priscilla Newman, Fort Worth , TX, Yvonna Wright, Markle, IN, Grandson - Zachary Scott (Lori) Quakenbush, Bluffton, IN, Great Grandson - Cameron Scott Quakenbush, and Brothers - Raymond Quakenbush, Huntington, IN, Kenny Quakenbush, Columbus, OH, Daniel (Brenda) Quakenbush, Fort Wayne, IN, Mark Quakenbush, Gas City, IN, & David Quakenbush, Marion, IN.
He was preceded in death by his Father - Leroy Quakenbush, Mother - Rosemary (Miller) Quakenbush, and Step Son - Jimmy Patton.
No Visitation and no services will be held in honor of Robert’s wishes.
Arrangements are being handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.