ROBERT L. TEEPLE, 83, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013. Born in Decatur, Ind., the son of the late Leo and Bessie (Martz) Teeple. Robert was owner and operator of Teeple Truck Line. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, New Haven; Eagles Lodge, New Haven; Moose Lodge, New Haven; American Legion Post 330, New Haven and Fort Wayne Traffic Club. Surviving are his sons, Scott Teeple and Douglas (Chris) Teeple both of Fort Wayne; sister, Jacquelyn (Andy) Miller of Decatur; and grandson, Kevin (Kally) Teeple of Fort Wayne. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Teeple. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 943 Powers St., New Haven, with calling one hour prior. Fr. James Seculoff officiating. Calling also from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, 2013 at D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Avenue, with a Vigil Service at 4:30 p.m. Burial in Lindenwood Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, New Haven or Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana. To sign the online guest book, please go to


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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Jan. 3, 2013