Robert Sheets

  • Died: October 25, 2019
  • Location: Indianapolis, Indiana

Wilson St Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory - Franklin Township Chapel

5950 E Thompson Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Tel. (317) 783-3653

Tribute & Message From The Family

Robert L Sheets, 91, passed away October 25, 2019 at his residence. He was born to the late Richard and Lera (Patterson) Sheets in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Robert was a lifelong farmer. He enjoyed fishing and sitting on his porch swing. More than anything he enjoyed spending time with his grandkids and great grandkids who always called him Big Papaw.
Survivors include; his two children, Richard Sheets (Katherine) of Indianapolis and Theresa Bangel (Bruce) of Indianapolis; brother, Walter McKinney, five grandchildren, Abby Warmoth (Aaron), Cory Marlin (Dale), Ross Sheets (Melissa), Robert Bangel (Heather) and Kevin Bangel (Michelle); and thirteen great-grandchildren.
Robert is preceded in death by the love of his life, Marjorie Sheets. Robert is also preceded in death by his siblings, Ralph Sheets and Iris Mahler.
A visitation will be held at St. John Lutheran Church, 6630 Southeastern Ave., Indianapolis on Monday, October 28th, from 4:00 until 8:00 pm. Funeral service will be on Tuesday, October 29th at 10:00 am at the church. Burial will immediately follow at St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made in Robert's name to St. John Lutheran Church, 6630, Southeastern Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46203.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Services & Crematory, Franklin Township Chapel.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Something told me to contact Bob tonite so I typed his name in and read the tragic news. Great Guy with a great family.

Posted by Thomas Ladd - Indianapolis, IN - Family Friend   November 04, 2019

Theresa, Richie and family I am so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. He was a terrific man and ALWAYS had a smile for everyone.

Posted by Bob Rode - New Palestine, IN - Friend   October 30, 2019


So Sorry Steve and I could not make it. Uncle Bob will be truly missed. Monica & Steve

Posted by Monica Dezsi - GREENCASTLE, IN - Family   October 28, 2019

Bob and Marge treated all of us kids who grew up with Rich and Theresa as if we were their kids too. I loved these two people, who couldn't. I've not known two finer people in my life speaking of Rich and Theresa. Their children as well. A friend. Mike Taylor.

Posted by Michael Taylor - WANAMAKER, IN - Family Friend   October 26, 2019

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