Robert Lundquist Sr., 83

Robert Lundquist, Sr., 83, of Wabash, died at 12:20 a.m., Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at his home. 

He was born August 4, 1933 in Wabash, to Frederick Lundquist and Marguerite (Rhoads) Ravenscroft.

Bob was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in Korea.  He first married Jody Rogers, and she survives in rural Lagro.  He then married Margaret Ann (Bumgardner) Dunn in Wabash on June 19, 1993. She died Feb. 25, 2016.  He retired from General Tire in Wabash in 1996, after 43 years. 

Bob was a member of the Jalapa Road Baptist Church, and the Somerset Masonic Lodge.  He enjoyed fishing, gardening, mushroom hunting, and most of all, enjoyed visiting shut-ins.

He is survived by four children, Robert J. (Kristi) Lundquist, Jr., Gregory L. (Sally) Lundquist both of Wabash, Frederick Michael Lundquist of rural Lagro, and Jody L. Bright of Wabash; two step-sons, Michael Dunn of Denver, and Jerry Dunn of rural Lagro; five grandchildren, John Lundquist of Wabash, Nathan (Lea) Lundquist of Indianapolis, Michael Bright, Natalie (D.J.) Ross, and Megan Lundquist of all of Wabash; five step-grandchildren, Leslie Dunn of Bedford, Cory Dunn of Florida, Nicholas Dunn of Wabash, Nathan Dunn of Lagro, and Kolby Dunn of Wabash, and special friend, Phyllis Nordman of Wabash. 

He was also preceded in death by his parents, and two sisters, Charlene Carlton and Shirley Ravenscroft.

Funeral services will 10 a.m., Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash.  Burial will be in Friends Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 4-7 p.m., Friday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Jalapa Road Baptist Church.

The memorial guest book for Bob may be signed at


Posted on 2017 May 10