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Dr. Robert Jay De Bonte

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“My sincerest condolences to the family.May the God of all comfort grant you peace and strength during this most difficult time.PD-GA ”
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“We, the Strolling Singers of Lafayette, will miss this wonderful, funny and entertaining man. Bob was quick to share his knowledge, his wisdom, and...Read More »
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“So sorry to hear of Bob's passing. He was always so pleasant to work with. I knew him from AC3 (at PMO). Marsha Stultz ”
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“I am sorry to hear of this tragic loss. I met Bob on one occasion in Lexington, Ma. My thoughts and prayers are with you.May God Bless You ...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Douglas Stinson - Lincoln, MA

“Mrs. Brooks- so sorry to hear of your husband's passing. Prayers with you and your family. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Katie Noah

“Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Hippensteel Funeral Home, Inc. - IN

Dr. De Bonte was born on November 1, 1945 and passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2017.

Dr. De Bonte was a resident of West Lafayette, Indiana at the time of passing.

Bob graduated from Ridgewood High School in New Jersey and earned his bachelor's degree from MIT.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Monday, September 18, 2017 at Reformed Presbyterian Church (1723 S. 9th Street, Lafayette, IN 47905). Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at Reformed Presbyterian Church with Rev. Keith Evans officiating. Burial to follow in Tippecanoe Memory Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Lafayette Citizens Band or the Purdue Musical Organizations would be appreciated.