Robert J. Liechty
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Robert J. Liechty
  • March 13, 1921 - March 5, 2017
  • Grabill, Indiana

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Robert J Liechty, 95, of Grabill, passed away on Sunday March 5, 2017, at his home. Born on Sunday, March 13, 1921, in Allen County, he was a son of the late, Jonas and Addie (Nichols) Liechty. He married Helen Kehr, April 1943 who died July 1993.
He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Ruth (Kehr) Liechty; children, Naomi (Jim) Johnson, Kenneth (Marvina), Jeanne (Ron) Vance, Jay (Ann), Harold (Marta), James (Chris), Roberta (Mike) Taritas, Paul (Donna), Carol (Rudy) Casiano, Curtis (Joy); 37 grandchildren, 54 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandson; siblings, Esther Beck, Gordon (LaRuth) Liechty, Anna (Carl) Mowan and Dave (Iva) Klopfenstein.
He was also preceded in death by son, Lester; grandson, Timothy; siblings, Edith Welty, Ruth King, Morris Liechty and Florence Klopfenstein.
Memorial service will be 11am Saturday, April 8, at Life Bridge Church, 12719 Corbin Road, Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior, Pastor Bill Campbell, officiating. Entombment is in Highland Park Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorial donations may be given to Life Bridge Church, Fort Wayne or Gideon's International.