Obituary for Robert G. Coble


Robert G. Coble

Robert G. Coble, 82 of Warsaw, Indiana passed away at 11:35pm Friday, March 21, 2014 at Kosciusko Community Hospital, Warsaw.

On January 8, 1932, he was born in North Manchester, Indiana to Alfred Darwin and Sarah Ann (Reed) Coble. He was united in marriage to Lora Mae, who preceded him in death, and then he was united in marriage to Judy Alexander in February of 2006 who preceded him in death. On August 5, 2006 he was united in marriage to Genelle Lourine Allen in Warsaw, Indiana. She preceded him in death on December 6, 2013.

Robert served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict from 1953 – 1955. He retired from R.R. Donnelley and Sons, Warsaw. Robert was a member of New Hope Freewill Baptist Church, Senior Activity Center, American Legion Post #49 and the Moose Lodge all of Warsaw. He enjoyed helping with cleaning the church.

Robert is survived by three step sons, Jesse Hurley and Robert Hurley both of Warsaw and James Hurley, Northern California; his step daughter, Lorna Sue Beverly, Bountiful, Utah; his brother, Jerry Coble, Norco, California and a grandchild, Alex Hurley, Warsaw. He was also preceded in death by his parents, his sister, Ethel Marie Coble and his brother, Everett E. Coble.

A funeral service will be held at 4:00 pm Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw with Pastor David Cripe officiating and military honors by the American Legion Post #49 and VFW Post #1126. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, North Manchester at a later date.

Visitation hours will be from 2:00 – 4:00 pm Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at the funeral chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to New Hope Freewill Baptist Church, 3651 North Detroit Street, Warsaw, Indiana 46580.



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