Robert Pressler, 79

Robert Gene Pressler, 79, of Indianapolis, passed away at 7:55 a.m., on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, at Eskenazi Hospital in Indianapolis.  He was born in Wabash, to the late Eugene L. & Annabelle R. (Clupper) Pressler on July 7, 1940.

Robert was a 1959 graduate of Wabash High School.  After high school, Robert attended LeTourneau Tech Institute in Long View, Texas, and then served in the United States Navy. After college and the Navy, he worked as a trouble shooter for several electronic factories in Indianapolis.

Robert is survived by his brother, Ronald (Judy) Pressler, of Wabash; sister, Janice (Patrick) Flinn, of Anthem, Ariz.; 10 cousins, two nephews, two nieces, two great-nephews and two great-nieces. 

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at LaFontaine, IOOF Cemetery. Conrad Thompson will be the officiant.

Funeral services have been entrusted to McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash.   

Preferred memorials are to LeTourneau University, 2100 S. Mobberly Avenue, Longview, TX 75602.                       

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Posted on 2019 Oct 08