Robert John Wilson, 78, of La Porte, passed away at his home on Saturday, November 16, 2019.
Robert was born on January 31, 1941 in Gary, IN, to John and Betty (Williams) Wilson.
On January 6, 1968 in Ogden Dunes, IN, he married Cheryl Ann Wilson who survives. Also surviving are his children, Michael Wilson and Jennifer Massengill; 5 grandsons, Evan, Tyler and Alex Massengill, Noah and Atticus Wilson; siblings, Paul (Mary) Wilson, Nancy (David) Smenyak, and Carole (Alan) Mumaw; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
He was preceded by his parents and son-in-law, Brian Massengill.
Robert was a mathematics teacher for 33 years. He enjoyed watching the Cubs and IU Basketball, bird watching, and spending time with his grandsons and family.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 12 pm on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center with Jeff Smenyak officiating. Burial will follow at Pinhook Cemetery.
A time of visitation will be held from 10 am until the time of the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to Christadelphian Bible Mission of the Americas, CBMA.net or Agape in Action, agapeinaction.com.
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