Robert John Falbe
Robert John Falbe
  • June 2, 1940 - August 13, 2017
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Robert John Falbe, 77, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at his home. Born on June 2, 1940, in Muskegon, Mich., he was a son of the late Russell and Evelyn (Vanderstelt) Falbe. Robert was a chemical engineer with Dana for 37 years, retiring in 2001. He is survived by his wife, Dee (Graham) Falbe of Fort Wayne; daughters, Jamie (Erik) Thoreson of Dayton, Ohio, and Shannon (Nathan) Rumschlag of Decatur, Ind.; four grandchildren; and siblings, Carol (Tim) Franklyn of Muskegon, Mich., William (Jean) Falbe and Gary (Carolyn) Falbe, both of Fort Wayne. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Nancy Petty. Funeral Service will be 4pm on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Hockemeyer and Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Rd., Fort Wayne, with calling two hours prior. Memorial donations may be given to the Alzheimers Association, Greater Indiana Chapter. For online condolences, please visit