Robert E. Brettner

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ROBERT E. BRETTNER WHEATFIELD, IN
Robert E. Brettner, age 96, of Wheatfield, IN passed away on Wednesday, June 11, 2014. Robert is survived by his children: Sharon Harlan of Wheatfield and Terry (Mary) Brettner of Marietta, GA; grandchildren: Jeanette (Brian) Ingram and Stacy (Ben) Karably; great grandchildren: Kylie and Hailey Ingram, and Grace and Hazel Karably; sisters: Evelyn Applequist of New Mexico and Lorraine Follansbee of Colorado. Preceded in death by his wife, Esther; brothers: Elmer, William, and Jim Brettner; and sister, Myrtle Dritlein. Robert proudly served in the U.S. Air Force during WWII and was a member of the Wheatfield American Legion Post #406. Friends may visit with the family on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at Geisen Funeral, Cremation & Reception Centre, 606 E. 113th Ave./South St., Crown Point, IN 46307 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 9:00 AM at Geisen Funeral, Cremation & Reception Centre in Crown Point. Interment will take place at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, IL. Memorial donations may be given to the . View directions and/or sign guestbook at: www.GeisenFuneralHome.com or contact (219) 663-2500

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Geisen Funeral, Cremation & Reception Centre - Crown Point
606 E. 113th Ave.
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 663-2500
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Published in The Times from June 15 to June 17, 2014
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