Robert R. McConnell, 83, of Princeton, passed
away on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Gibson General Hospital Skilled Nursing
Unit in Princeton.
He was born on November 8, 1932 in Francisco,
IN, to Raymond & Clara (Schafer) McConnell. Both preceded him in death.
retired from Hurst Mfg. as a supervisor in 1992. He was a past member at
the Lions and Elks Clubs. He was an avid car enthusiast. He
attended services at the Oasis Assembly of God. He loved his family dearly.
survived by his wife of 31 years, Kathleen F. McConnell; his children Larry
(Cheryl) McConnell, Lisa Wilson, Lynn (Kevin) Hunter, Lee (Winnie) McConnell
& Sheila (Joe) Whitehead; grandchildren: Lori, Luke, Kristin, Kate,
Brian, Corey, Carrie, Emilee, Clara, Amanda & Riley; great grandchildren:
Lindsee, Luke, Liam C., Landon, Lauren, Lawson,
Kaden, Avery, Aubrey, Jenna, Liam H. & Caliyah;
brother Bill McConnell; brother-in-law’s: Ronnie Kunkel, Doug, Larry,
Danny & Tim Seay; sisters-in-law’s: Peggy Miller, Nancy Roberts & Betty
Antoff; and several nieces & nephews.
preceded in death by his first wife Annabelle McConnell in 1984; grandchildren
Anna Therese, Katie Lee & Adah Anne.
Services will be held at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at Colvin Funeral
Home in Princeton, officiated by Pastor Mike Marsh & Chaplain John
Hilbert. Burial will be at the Maple Hill Cemetery in Princeton.
Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Tuesday
at the funeral home.