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Robert "Bob" Phipps

December 15, 1942 — February 13, 2019


Robert "Bob" Phipps

Robert “Bob” W. Phipps, 76 of Logansport, passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2019 in his residence.

Born on December 15, 1942 in Swanton, Ohio, he is the son to Donald Phipps and the late Goldie (Franks) Phipps.  On July 24, 1993 in Logansport, he married Shirley M. Overholser who survives.

Bob worked as a custodian for the Logansport Community School Corporation. He loved to mow and watch his grandchildren participate in all their activities.

Surviving along with his wife Shirley is a daughter, Robin (Joseph) Leising of Lebanon, IN; two sons, Robert W. Phipps, Jr. of AZ, Randall (Cindy) Phipps of Greenwood, IN; two grandsons, Olin Leising, Will Phipps; six granddaughters, Sydney Leising, Kate Phipps, Alexa Phipps, Sadie Phipps, Lauren Conforti, Maggie Steffel; two brothers, Carroll (Sharon) Phipps of FL, Gary (Gail) Phipps of Swanton, OH; Several Nieces and Nephews;

He was preceded in death by his mother, Goldie Phipps.

A memorial visitation will be held from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Gundrum Funeral Home & Crematory.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

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Past Services


Saturday, February 16, 2019

2:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Gundrum Funeral Home & Crematory

1603 E Broadway St, Logansport, IN 46947

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