June 20, 1937 - June 28, 2019
Robert Bucher, age 82, of Huntington, died at 8:55 p.m. Friday, June 28, 2019 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. Visitation will be from 3 – 7 p.m. Friday, July 5, 2019 at St. Felix Catholic Center, 1280 Hitzfield Street, Huntington, Indiana. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2019 at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 860 Cherry Street, with Father Tony Steinacker officiating. There will be one hour of visitation prior to the service. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Huntington. Preferred memorials are to SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church or Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 West Park Drive, Huntington, Indiana, 46750. Robert was born on June 20, 1937 in Huntington County, the son of Robert H. and Grace (Holbrook) Bucher. He graduated from Huntington Township High School and served in the United States Navy. He married Carol Keel on June 29, 1957 in Huntington. Robert was a tool and die maker with Locke Steel Chain for 19 years and worked over 45 years combined at Essex and United Technologies. He served as the groundskeeper at St. Felix Catholic Center for over nine years. He was a lifelong member of SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Huntington, where he also served as a Eucharistic Minister. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus. He dearly loved his family. Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Carol Bucher of Huntington, sons Joe (Theresa) Bucher, Steve (Denise) Bucher, and Chris (Carolyn) Bucher, all of Huntington, grandchildren Kristen (Aaron) Schortgen, Kelly (Jared) Davis, Thomas (Jessica) Bucher, Jonathan (Krystal) Bucher, Megan (Grant) Sollenberger, Eric Bucher, Allison (Clayton) Baker, Nicholas Bucher, and Matthew (Molly) Bucher, and six great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Francis Workman, and a brother, Daniel H. Bucher.
Robert Bucher, age 82, of Huntington, died at 8:55 p.m. Friday, June 28, 2019 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. Visitation will be from 3 – 7 p.m. Friday, July 5, 2019 at St. Felix Catholic Center, 1280 Hitzfield Street,... View Obituary & Service Information
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