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Robert R. "Bob" Light, 90, of rural Fort Wayne passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017. He was born on March 4, 1926, a son of the late Raymond and Lucille Light. He served in the U.S. Navy. He worked as a teacher, a coach, and a principal at schools in Allen and Wells counties. He was a life-time member of the VFW and American Legion Post 241. He prided himself for his service to the many students he taught and coached. Surviving family include his significant other, Dorothy Clark; brother, Don (Bonnie) Light; nieces and nephews, Ron (Mary) Danks, Dan Danks, Jeri (Rick) Reid, Jack (Sandy) Danks, and Scott (Paige) Danks. Besides his parents, he was preceded in passing by his sister, Helen Danks; and nephew, Michael Danks. Funeral service will be 12:00 pm on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Road, Fort Wayne with visitation starting at 10:00 am. Burial will be in Nine Mile Maplelawn Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to Ball State Education Department.