Robert W. (Bob) Mock

  • Died: November 13, 2017
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Covington Knolls

8325 Covington Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46804

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Robert W. "Bob" Mock, 80, passed away Monday, November 13, 2017. Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Bob was the son of the late George and Matilda (Heberle) Mock. He graduated from Central High School and served our country as a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Bob worked for Paramount Paper Tube then later retired from GTE after 24 years of service. He then worked for Kelley Auto Services for several years. He was a member of St. Michael Lutheran Church. Bob enjoyed fishing, bowling, gardening, and watching sports, especially the Cleveland Indians, and Purdue Boilermakers. He loved his family and cherished his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Surviving are his wife, Bernice Mock of Fort Wayne; children, David (Linda) Mock of Wolcottville, Roberta (Bobbie) McCulloch, Renee (Greg) Starke both of Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Joseph (Lisa) Moreno, Leesa (Tony) Enright, Andrew Mock, Erin (Adam) Gillum, Teri (Michael) Searles, Adam Dawson, Forrest Bohlinger, Jr., Brianna and Zachary McCulloch, Allison (Travis) Runyan, Austin, Melissa, and Connor Starke; and 12 great-grandchildren. Bob was preceded in death by his brother, Harold Salisbury. Service is 11:00 am, Saturday, November 18, 2017 at St. Michael Lutheran Church, 2131 Getz Rd with calling one hour prior, Rev. Dr. Donald Sandmann officiating. Calling at D.O. McComb and Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Rd, Friday, November 17, 2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to St. Michael's Lutheran Church. To sign the online guest book, go to


Condolence & Memory Journal

Bernie, was so sorry to hear of your beloved Bob's passing. Want you to know you are in my thoughts and prayers, and will remain there. Please keep in touch. I am only a phone call away. Love you. Marilyn

Posted by Marilyn Nickelson - Fort Wayne, IN - Friend   November 18, 2017

Bernice and Family
My condolences to you all. My prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Posted by Nikki Puig (Moreno) - Phoenix, AZ   November 17, 2017

Dear Bernie and family,
You are in my thoughts and prayers. I was blessed to have had the opportunity to work with Bob in therapy and get to know him. Blessings to you all.

Posted by Patti Massucci - Ft. Wayne, IN   November 16, 2017

To The Family:

I had the pleasure of working with Bob at the old Builder's Square in 1994. He was a character and someone who could make me laugh. I am sorry to hear of his passing. The world was a better place because of him!!

Posted by John Hogan - Fort Wayne, IN - Coworker   November 16, 2017

Dear Bernie and family,
You have our deepest sympathy. Bob was a fantastic man, so quick with a joke and a great big smile. We have so many fond memories of him and your family. I'm sure now that him and Bob( Nahrwold ) are together Heaven isn't so quiet right now. God bless you all with peace and comfort at this very difficult time.

Posted by Anthony and Starlene Nahrwold - Fort Wayne, IN - Family Friend   November 16, 2017

We used to live next door to you on Robinwood Street many years ago.
Our deepest sympathy and prayers are with you at this time.
God Bless you and your family.

Jim and Pat Stahl

Posted by James Stahl - Fort Wayne, IN - Neighbor   November 16, 2017

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