Robert L. Gordon

March 26, 2021

Robert Lee Gordon, age 76, of Vincennes Indiana, previously of Hobart Indiana, passed away on Friday, March 26, 2021. He was born in Batchtown Il. on April 21, 1944.

Robert L. Gordon “Bob” also known as Papa, is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Gloria Jean Gordon; his children Sharon (Doug) Latham of Hammond Indiana, Susan (Chuck) Jett Of Hammond Indiana, Robert (Cheryl) Gordon Jr. of Dyer Indiana, Paul Gordon of Valparaiso Indiana, James (Catherine) Gordon of Prairieville Louisiana, and 16 Grandchildren and numerous Great Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents Thomas Gordon and Thelma Jones, His brother James Gordon and sisters Diane Smith and Rose McCloud, Grandson Kyle Gordon

Bob met his wife at Jim’s-drive-in and married that same year on December 23, 1967, Bob served his country in the U.S army serving two tours in Vietnam, while in the service he achieved the rank of E-5 and was honorably discharged. He worked as a car salesman most of his adult working life including managing two dealerships until retirement and enjoyed his trade.

In his spare time, he loved to hang out with family, watch Nascar, attending car shows, and most of all going fishing! His family is comforted knowing that Papa is resting in the presence of the lord and trusting that they will see him again!

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel 7535 Taft St. Merrillville IN. 46410 from 10:00am until the time of Funeral Service at 1:00pm. Interment at Calumet Park Cemetery.

Visitation

Tuesday, March 30, 2021
10:00AM - 1:00PM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128

Service

Tuesday. March 30, 2021
1:00 PM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128