Robert LeRoy Barker
Robert LeRoy Barker
  • March 31, 1925 - January 13, 2017
  • Indiana

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Robert LeRoy Barker, 91, of Ossian, passed away Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 at Bluffton Regional Medical Center. Born March 31, 1925 in Fargo, N.D., he retired from Magnovox in 1990, after working many years as an engineer. He was a member of the International Church of God. He had many passions, including woodworking and spending time caring for his flower beds. Surviving is his wife, celebrating their 67th wedding anniversary on Dec. 17, 2016, Beverly Barker of Ossian; children, Sydney R. (James) Bleicher of Pearblossom, Calif., Ralph R. (Chris) Barker and Keith M. (Renee) Barker, both of Fort Wayne, and Trudy A. (John) Young of Ossian; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Funeral service is noon Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 West Mill Street, Ossian (IN 46777) with visitation two hours prior. Burial will be in Highland Park Cemetery.