Robert Lee Swarm, Jr.
65, of Amo, passed away on November 11, 2012. He was born October 19, 1947 in Mt. Vernon, IL. to Oleta (Ellis) and Robert Lee Swarm, Sr. He received degrees in Industrial Management and Engineering Technology from Purdue University. He loved music and was a professional drummer, most recently for the Dalriada Society Pipe Band. Bob had a special place in his heart for homeless cats. Survivors include his son, Jeffrey (Lisa) Swarm; daughter, Laura (Brad) Beam; sisters, Jacqueline Swarm, Lylia Fisher (Jan David), Marsha (Henry) Stultz; grandchildren, Justin, Zachary, Adriane, Courtney, Andrew; partner, Lisa Brown and her children, Heather, Audrey and Leanne; and ex-wife, Elizabeth Holmes. A celebration of life will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 17, 2012 in Primo West Banquet Center, 2353 E. Perry Rd., Plainfield. Hall-Baker Funeral Home , Plainfield, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at http://www.bakerfuneralservice.com. Donations can be made in his name at http://www.catshaven.org, a shelter for cats in Indianapolis.