Robert E. Karn

  • Died: May 28, 2019
  • Location: Rochester, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Lakeside Park

1140 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Robert E. Karn, 64, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Life Care Center in Rochester, Indiana. He was born in Fort Wayne and served honorably in the United States Marine Corps. He drove truck for a living and enjoyed playing billiards. Surviving are his children, Steven Baysinger, Annette (Charles) Noble, Robert Eugene Karn II, Clarence (Rachel) Baysinger, Elizabeth (Josh Rhodes) Karn, Stephanie Geesaman, Robert William Karn, Michelle (David) Drayer, and Deborah Schrock; 20 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers; and one sister. Robert was also proceeded in death by his parents, Kenneth Karn and Elizabeth Yearwood; one brother; one sister; grandson, Christopher Baysinger; and his wife Judith Ann (Rickers) Karn. Funeral service 3:00 pm Sunday, June 2, 2019 at D.O. McComb and Sons Lakeside Park with calling from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm prior to the service. To sign the online guestbook please visit,


Condolence & Memory Journal

I love and miss you Dad

Posted by Elizabeth Karn - Plymouth, IN - daughter   December 19, 2019

Dad, I missed you so much on Father's Day. It was hard not to text you. I love you and I know you are in a better place. Hopefully you've found mom and she has let you see my baby that is up there with you. Take care of them both until I get there too. I love you Daddy!

Posted by Michelle Drayer - Ft. Wayne, IN - Daughter   June 17, 2019

I was so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts are with you at this time of sorrow.
May the love and mercy of our Lord be bestowed upon you and your family during this unfortunate time."
May our Lord bless and comfort you and your family during this time of grief"
Please accept my condolences

Posted by Paula Baysinger Pendergraft - Fort Wayne, IN   June 02, 2019

Dear Michelle, David and your Family, I am so sorry for your loss. Even thought I did not know him... I just wanted to send a note. I understand that your father served our country very honorably. I wanted to let you know that he has passed and is not forgotten. I honor his memory and I cherish having had the opportunity to know you. Sue (Markey) Edwards - North Scipio Church

Posted by Susan Edwards - S, IN - Family Friend   June 02, 2019


Dad, you have always been there for me, when I asked and even when I didn't. I will always hold you dear to my heart and will miss you always!

Posted by Annette Noble - Butler, IN   May 30, 2019

Uncle bob youve been there since i was born my heart hurts for everyone I love you Rest in Heaven with our family

Posted by Misty Karn - Fort wayne, IN - Family   May 29, 2019

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