Robert R. Elzey
Robert R. Elzey
  • May 3, 1936 - September 12, 2014
  • Uniondale, Indiana

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Robert R. Elzey, 78 of Uniondale passed away at 8:50 pm on Friday, September 12, 2014 at Christian Care Retirement Community in Bluffton. Bob had worked for 44 years, most recently as Foreman, at the Legge Elevator in Uniondale retiring in 1998. He was a lifetime member of the Uniontown Church of Christ where he served on many boards and committees. He was the church Janitor for 49 years and served as Deacon / Elder for 40 years. He was caretaker of the Uniontown Cemetery and served on the cemetery board for 27 years. Bob was an avid bowler.

Bob was born on May 3, 1936 in Wells County, the son of L. Claire and Effie Mae (Fisher) Elzey.

He was united in marriage to Beverly J. Platt on September 14, 1957 at the Uniontown Church of Christ. His wife survives.

Additional survivors include a daughter: Glennda (Gary) Fisher of Uniondale; 2 grandsons: Stacey (Melissa) Fisher and Kyle Fisher; 4 great grandchildren: Kaylee, Madison, Camden and Kenley Fisher.

He was preceded in death by a granddaughter Nicole Fisher.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home, Markle Chapel, 415 N. Lee St., Markle, IN.

Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the Uniontown Church of Christ, 11419 N. 200 W., Ossian, IN 46777 with Pastor Erick Riddle officiating, there will be one hour of visitation prior to the service.

Interment will be at the Uniontown Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made out to Uniontown Church of Christ or to the Family Hospice of Berne sent in care of Myers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.