Robert Alan Cassidy

BRISTOW - Robert Alan Cassidy, 76, passed away at 5:45 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at his home.
Alan was born in Tell City Feb. 5, 1937. His parents were the late Andrew and Mary (Oestheimer) Cassidy. Also preceding him in death were a sister, Hazel Culpepper and his brothers, Earl, Donald and Ralph Cassidy.
A 1955 graduate of Tell City High School, Alan was united in marriage June 20, 1959, to the former Sandy Fergason at First United Methodist Church in Tell City. 
During his teenage years, he worked for Cyril Foster Trucking and later worked at Mulzers. He retired, after 28 years, from Alcoa as a supervisor in the finishing department.
Alan was a member of Branchville Masonic Lodge 496 Free and Accepted Masons, Order of Eastern Star 272 and Bristow Christian Church, where he had served as an elder. He had served on the board for Bristow Community Center and Bristow Cemetery Association.
Alan was a member of the Association of Indiana County Councils and Indiana 15 Regional Planning Committee. He had served as president of both organizations. In May of this year, Alan resigned his elected position on the Perry County Council after serving for more than 18 years.     
Published in Perry County News on July 4, 2013