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“"When one we love passes away, they are not really 'gone' ~ They are now with us wherever we may be" Thanks for the memories, Uncle Bob. You are now...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Terri Thomas - Advance, IN

“Very sorry for your loss, I remember him well from childhood when I was with Angela. Prayers are with all of you. xo ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Pamela McPherson Sanders - Carmel, IN

“For the entire family of Bob, my heart goes out to you, it is not easy to see your loved one go. We have not spent much time together, but I can...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Celia Brierley (Slinkard) - OH

“Vernice, I am so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. Just know he is at peace with no more suffering and you will be together again. Please let me...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Lisa Pitzer - Fairland, IN



Robert Sinclair Slinkard, 79, of Fountaintown, IN, passed away May 5, 2012 in Morristown, IN. Bob worked as a driver for Ford Motor Company and served in the U.S. Army. He was the former chief of the Acton Volunteer Fire Department; he was a founding member of the "Fireball Squares" square dance group and was a member of the Eagles and the Capitol City Conservation Club. He was also a bus driver for Triton Central and he loved the kids as much as they loved him. Bob is survived by his loving wife Vernice (Schaekel) Slinkard; children Dennis R. (Tracy) Slinkard, Douglas (Christie) Slinkard, Dick (Mandie) Adams, Terry (Nicole) Adams; Dena (Ron) Kennedy and Ronda (Jerry) Andrews; 17 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Bob was preceded in death by his first wife Natalie Rose (Travis) Slinkard; brothers, John, Chester and Charles; sister, Evelyn Rowena McIntire . In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Pleasent View Baptist Church.