Share This Obituary


Memories & Candles

“Sharon: I am so sorry for your loss. I will really miss Bob as I know you will. I will be praying for you. Love ya Linda Foland, PHH Chief...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Linda Foland - Marion, IN

“Lisa, I am so sorry for your loss. Your dad was a great guy. I will keep you and your family in my prayers. Lori ”
2 of 22 | Posted by: Lori (Butcher) Cruz - Wabash, IN

“I'm sorry for your loss. ”
3 of 22 | Posted by: Keith Clark - IN

“Lisa, I'm sorry to hear of your dad's passing. I remember how nice he was to me when we would spend time at your house as little girls. You are...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Angie (Patterson) Young - Andrews, IN

“Dearest Uncle Bob and Family, Since losing you, the family is suffering and the world is a much sadder place without you. We always were glad to...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Carol Jean (Necessary) Pennington-York & Husband, Alan - FL

“Scott ~ I'm so sorry for your loss! Please know we are praying for you and your family at this difficult time. ”
6 of 22 | Posted by: Katie Jones - Somerset, IN

“We are so sorry for your loss. May God tenderly touch your hearts in some little way to let you know that your angel is watching over you. ”
7 of 22 | Posted by: James, Krista & Paige Nelson - IN

“My heart aches because of your loss. My prayers are with you. And so, beloved, have faith in God. Trust him as he will never lie. Take comfort...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: DeAnne - Wabash, IN

“Dear Sharon and family. Hope that your sweet memories of Bob will be as consoling as mine are of Harold. I'm sure that Harold and Bob have made...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Marjorie Jones - LaFontaine, IN

“Sorry for the loss of Bob, he was fine man. ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Mark D. Stefanatos - Converse, IN

“To Sharon and Family, Sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Rev. Robert McCarty Jeannette Webb and Family ”
11 of 22 | Posted by: J. Webb - Wabash, IN

“To Bobby's family: Please accept my sympathy at this sad time. I knew Bobby from growing up at Boons Camp, KY and always felt so near to all of...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Marlene Mollett Wells - Longmont, CO

“Sharon: I am so sorry for your loss. We are never ready to lose those we love. Where have all the years gone? You are in my thoughts and prayers...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Dianna Worthy - Denver, IN

“Sharon and family,So sorry to hear about your loss. I only knew Bob from stopping at the baitshop, but he was always so kind and generous. He was a...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: Daniel Jones - Silver Lake, IN

“I work with bob many years at celotex i will miss him but he is in a better place now . ”
15 of 22 | Posted by: dennis shoemaker - IN

“Sharon and family We are sorry to hear of your loss. We will continue to Pray for you and your Family ”
16 of 22 | Posted by: Carl & Rachel Abbott - IN

“Sharon & Family:Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We will always remember the time we spent with Bobby, his humor,his love for friends and...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Jason & Rachel Branham - IN

“as children we were very close and in heart and mind will remain the same .we loved you then as well as now .forever in our hearts and mind memories...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: barbaralucas howell - dublin, GA

“Jennifer and My thought and prayer are with all of you at this time. ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: Arnie & Jennfier Fugate - FL

“Sharon, We were very sad to hear about Bob. We'll always remember what great neighbors you two were when you lived next to us on Elm St. If only...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: Ronnie & Debbi Hipskind - Wabash, IN

“As I mourn the loss of my precious brother I know he is in a better place- in Heaven with Jesus. Bob and I played together as kids, grew up together...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: Paul & Thelma Lewis - Wabash, IN

“Tina, Robbie Lisa, I know how I hurt today, and I can't imagine your hurt. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Your dad was truly a...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Ron & Barbara Branham - IN


Robert E. Lewis, Sr. 66, of Wabash, Indiana, went to be with his Jesus at 10:40 a.m., Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at his home. He was born October 19, 1942 in Paintsville, Kentucky to Clyde C. Lewis and Elizabeth "Babe" (Evans) Lewis Crum.Bob married Sharon Ann (Roser) Crist in Wabash on September 28, 1986. He worked for Celotex in Lagro 39 1/2 years, was a security officer at Parkview Huntington Hospital 5 years, and owned and operated the Chippewa Bait Shop 3 years. He attended the Wabash Chapel Church of God, and was a member of the Hanna Masonic Lodge of Wabash, Fort Wayne Scottish Rite and Mizpah Shrine, and member and past worthy patron of the Wabash Order of the Eastern Star. He was a Kentucky Colonel and a loving husband, dad, grandpa, and friend.He is survived by his wife, Sharon Ann Lewis of Wabash; five children, Tina (Mike) Lewis of Huntington, Indiana, Lisa A. (Charles) Hauck of Cedar Falls, Iowa; Robert E. "Robbie" (Kim) Lewis, Jr. of LaFontaine, Indiana, Rodney A. (Crissy) Crist of Wabash, Scott A. (Amy) Crist of Carmel, Indiana; a brother, Paul R. (Thelma) Lewis of Wabash; two sisters, Betty Crum and Arietta Branham, both of Paintsville; brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Sandy Kastner of Wabash; 12 Grandchildren, Jennifer Lewis, Heather (Jeremy) Wilburn, Michael Lewis, and Matthew Lewis, all of Huntington, Nicole Hauck, Allison Hauck, C.J. Hauck, and Danielle Grace Hauck, all of Cedar Falls, Ashley LeeAnn Crist and Lacey Elizabeth Crist, both of Wabash, and Ella Ruby Crist and Lydia James Crist, both of Carmel; and one great-grandson, Ryker Jacob Eugene Wilburn of Huntington; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers, two sisters, his parents, and his stepfather.Funeral services will be held at Wabash Chapel Church of God, 1463 Middle Street, Wabash, on Friday, July 24, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Ralph Johnson and Doug Oakes officiating. Entombment will be in the Chapel of Remembrance Mausoleum at Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 5-8 p.m., Thursday at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, and one hour prior to the service at the church. Masonic services will be at the funeral home at 7:30 p.m., Thursday.Preferred memorial is Wabash Miami Home Healthcare and Hospice or the Wabash Chapel Church of God.

SEARCH OTHER SOURCES