Andrew Robb, Jr.

Born: Wed., Nov. 3, 1920
Died: Sun., Jan. 6, 2013


Visitation

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Fri., Jan. 11, 2013
Location: Cathedral of Saint Matthew


Mass of Christian Burial

4:00 PM Fri., Jan. 11, 2013
Location: Cathedral of Saint Matthew


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Andrew Robb JR.

Nov 3, 1920 – Jan 6, 2013

 

Andrew Robb Jr., 92, of Bremen, IN, went to be with his Lord and Savior January 6, 2013 at Southfield Village Retirement Community in South Bend. He was born on November 3, 1920 in South Bend, IN to Andrew and Rosa Robb Sr. He graduated from Riley High School and Indiana University at Bloomington, where he met his future bride, Unalea Kolb. The couple met and established a friendship during their rides to and from their parents’ homes in Northern Indiana. He retired after nearly thirty years, from Dodge Manufacturing in Mishawaka. He was a long time member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Lakeville. He valued his wife, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. During his retirement he enjoyed singing at the Round Oak in Dowagiac, MI.

Andrew is survived by his wife, Unalea, children: Cindy (Phil) Eicher of Berne, IN, Andrew (Donna) Robb III of Bremen, IN, Mary Beth (Alix) Bernard of Taylors, SC. Grandchildren are Dr. Heather (Kirk) Eicher-Miller, John Eicher, Amy (Ted) Church and Adam Robb. Great grandchildren are William, Anna, and Leah Church, and Amelia and Stefan Eicher-Miller. Andrew was preceded in death by his parents, son Joseph Wilbur Robb, step-mother Julia Robb, brother Louis Robb, and half-brother John. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 4:00 p.m. Friday January 11, 2013 in the Cathedral of Saint Matthew’s with Father Jacob Runyon officiating. Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to Mass in the Cathedral. Arrangements and cremation will be conducted by The Welsheimer Family Funeral Home. The family wishes memorial contributions to The Center for Hospice Care or the Salvation Army.

E-Mail condolences may be made at www.welsheimer.com

Charitable donations may be made in Andrew's memory to the following organizations:

Center for Hospice and Palliative Care
111 Sunnybrook Court, South Bend, IN 46637

Salvation Army
http://www.use.salvationarmy.org/mas
147 Berkeley St., Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 617 542 5420

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