Robert Cundiff

Robert (Bob) Cundiff
Boonville, Ind.
Robert (Bob) Cundiff (86), of Boonville, went home on Wednesday, December 12, with Bettye, his loving wife of 67 years, by his side.
Bob was born to Rachel (Folsom) and George Lee Cundiff on August 2, 1926 in Boonville, Indiana. He graduated from Richland High School in l944. Bob was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. His grandchildren called him G-PA.
Bob farmed south of Boonville in addition to working at Whirlpool Corporation for 39 years. He retired from Whirlpool in 1986. Although ineligible for service, he was active in the Fathers' Auxiliary of the VFW. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing cards.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Richard, George, Howard, and Paul Cundiff; sisters, Stella Myers, Martha Wilhelmus, Hazel Winsett and three infant sisters Opal, Eloise, and Mary; great grandchild, Michael Dollarhyde and one daughter in law, Judy Cundiff. He has one surviving brother, John Cundiff.
Bob is survived by his wife Bettye (Sodders) Cundiff,; sons Danny and James (Gladys); daughters Loah (Larry) Barchett and Pat (Ernie) Woosley; 15 grandchildren, Laura Martin, Tina Cundiff, Tonya Dollarhyde, Leslie Cundiff, Larry Barchett Jr., Lynn Barchett, Lisa Phillippe, Loren Barchett, David Woosley, Wendy Moore, Chris Woosley, Shannon Cundiff, James Cundiff II, Rob Cundiff and Maribeth Chapman; 33 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Special Thank You to caregivers from Maxim Healthcare and Transcendent Healthcare.
Funeral service 10am Saturday, December 15 at Koehler Funeral Home in Boonville, with burial at Maple Grove Cemetery. Visitation 2pm to 8pm Friday; and 9am to service time on Saturday.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Gilead General Baptist church.
Condolences and any special remembrance may be made online at www.koehlerfuneralhome.com


Published in Courier Press on Dec. 13, 2012