Robert L. Grubb

April 04, 1934 - February 24, 2019

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Sunday, March 10, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
1805 Alabama Avenue, Fort Wayne

Sunday, March 17, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
VFW Post 2749, 127 Veterans Way, Kendallville


Sunday, March 17, 1:00 PM


Robert L. Grubb, 84, of Kendallville, died Sunday, February 24, 2019, at IU Medical Center in Indianapolis.

He was born April 4, 1934, in Fort Wayne to W. Carl and Winifred (Bond) Grubb.

On October 29, 1993, in Kendallville, he married Rosemarie (Busick) Murphy.

He worked at International Harvester in Fort Wayne for 22 years, and was a member of the Local 1541 IAM.

Mr. Grubb enjoyed playing cards at the local VFW and Youth Center, cars, and mostly, his cats. He also liked the outdoors and being in the woods.

Surviving are his wife, Rosemarie Grubb of Kendallville; two sons, Brian (Lori) Grubb of Fort Wayne and Brent (Theresa) Grubb of Fort Wayne; two daughters, Deb Kraft of Fort Wayne and Dawn (Randy) Howenstine of Fort Wayne; 11 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; a sister, Rosalyn (LeRoy) Stephens of Fort Wayne; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Sharry Lepper; a son, Marc Grubb; and a sister, Janice Baumgartner.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Sunday, March 10, 2019, from 1-4 p.m. at 1805 Alabama Avenue, Fort Wayne. There will also be a Celebration of Life service held on Sunday March 17, 2019, from 1-4 p.m. at the VFW Post 2749, 127 Veterans Way, Kendallville.

Preferred memorials are to the Humane Society of Noble County, P.O. Box 471 Kendallville, Indiana 46755

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Jennifer Gilliam
March 4th, 2019 1:27pm

I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Uncle Bob, may he rest in peace. Prayers for all of you. Love, Jinx and Kevin

March 1st, 2019 4:24pm

Pam Riley
March 1st, 2019 11:44am

Bob was such a nice man and always enjoyed playing Euchre with him. Prayers for the family.