Robert (Rob) Strukel, age 29 of Chipley, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013 in the Bay Medical Center in Panama City as the result of an accident. Rob was born Sept. 4, 1984 in Aurora, Illinois to Robert Edward and DeAnna (Volbrecht) Strukel. He had been a resident of Washington County since 1995, coming from Illinois. A construction worker, he loved NASCAR racing and was an avid hunter and fisherman.
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He is predeceased by his paternal grandmother, Maxine Strukel and his maternal grandfather, Roger Volbrecht.
Survivors include his wife, Kayleen Strukel of Chipley; one son, Robert Jacob Strukel of Chipley; three daughters, Jade, Chelsea and Ivea Strukel all of Chipley; father, Robert Strukel and wife Tina of Kissimmee; his mother, DeAnna Anderson of Chipley; one brother, Jose Ramos of Kissimmee: three sisters, Audrey Ramos of Kissimmee, Kathleen Perez of Kissimmee and Heather Anderson of Chipley; paternal grandfather, William Strukel of Kissimmee and maternal grandmother, Betty Clark of Chipley.
The family received friends Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Main Street Chapel. Funeral services were held Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 at 10 a.m., at the St. Joseph The Worker Catholic Church in Chipley with Father George Sammut officiating. Interment followed in Glenwood Cemetery. The family will be receiving flowers. Friends and family may sign the online register at http://www.brownfh.net/.
Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on Sept. 11, 2013