Robert Durkes
Monday
9
May

Funeral Service

Monday, May 9, 2005
Sunnycrest Church
Indiana, United States
Tuesday
10
May

Interment at: Grant Memorial Park

12:00 pm
Tuesday, May 10, 2005
Grant Memorial Park
1606 West 26th Street
Marion, Indiana, United States

Funeral Home

Funeral Home Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel 1341 North Baldwin Avenue Marion, IN US 46952 Map / Directions

Visitation

Visitation Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel 1341 North Baldwin Avenue Marion, IN US 46952 Map / Directions Visitation - Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel Durkes W., Robert Visitation - Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel 1341 North Baldwin Avenue Marion, IN 46952 1341 North Baldwin Avenue Marion, IN 46952 Monday, May 9, 2005 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Service

Service Sunnycrest Baptist Church 2172 West Chapel Pike Marion, IN US 46952 Map / Directions Service - Sunnycrest Baptist Church Durkes W., Robert Service - Sunnycrest Baptist Church 2172 West Chapel Pike Marion, IN 46952 2172 West Chapel Pike Marion, IN 46952 Tuesday, May 10, 2005 10:00 AM

Cemetery

Cemetery Grant Memorial Park 1606 West 26th Street Marion, IN US 46953 Map / Directions Cemetery - Grant Memorial Park Durkes W., Robert Cemetery - Grant Memorial Park 1606 West 26th Street Marion, IN 46953 1606 West 26th Street Marion, IN 46953 Tuesday, May 10, 2005

Obituary of Robert W. Durkes

Robert W. Durkes, 82, Marion, died at 8:15 a.m. Friday in Colonial Oaks Health Care Center.

He was born in Marion to the late Albert Wesley and Lilly Fern (Patterson) Durkes and was a life resident of Marion.

He married Ona Evans on Aug. 16, 1946. She survives.

He retired from General Motors in 1989 after 33 years. He was a member of Sunnycrest Baptist Church, the GM Sympathy Club and UAW Local 977. He was a Navy veteran.

Survivors include daughters, Cheryl A. (Fred) Richards, and Kim (Jack) Alexander, both of Marion; son, Greg Durkes, Draper, Utah; grandchildren, Tara Nevers, and Jennifer and Jason Alexander, all of Marion; great-granddaughter, Kaylynn Alexander, Marion; stepgrandsons, Jason Richards, Battle Creek, Mich., and Jed (Brooke) Richards, Indianapolis; and stepgreat-grandchildren, Shane and Austin Nevers, both of Marion, and Bailey Richards, Indianapolis.

Services are at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Sunnycrest Baptist Church, 2172 W. Chapel Pike, with Pastor Scott Wilkins officiating. Burial is in Grant Memorial Park cemetery.

Visitation is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Ave. Online condolences may be made at www.nswcares.com

Memorials may be made to Sunnycrest Baptist Church, 2172 W. Chapel Pike.

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