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“Uncle Bob was like a father to us & grandfather to our kids. He was fun to be around & hard working, snow plowing and snow blowing his neighbors...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: King S & Edna Isiorho - Augusta, GA

“May our Lord bless and comfort you all . Please accept our sincere condolences. Bob was a wonderful neighbor, we will miss seeing his smiling face....Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: John and Stacy Rodenbeck - IN

“You will be missed and I cherish the memories. Condolences to the family. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Joyce Ellison - Brazil, IN

“To the Hetherington Family,You have my condolences for your loss. When we lose a loved it's very hard to deal with. I hope these words from the book...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: zach Burr - Ft. Wayne, IN

“Our condolences to the family. Sorry we did not have more time together over the years.Patrick & Cathy (Baird) HampshireLake Worth, Florida ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Patrick & Cathy Hampshire - FL

“ON BEHALF OF TH COMRADES AND SISTERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF INDIANA YOU HAVE OUR DEEPEST CONDOLENCES FOR THE LOSS OF YOUR LOVED ONE AND OUR DEPARTED...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: KEISTON HOLLOWAY - VINCENNES, IN

“Thinking of you and your family. Enjoyed my times with him as a kid at the lake fishing with him and Grandpa George. Love Tonya Jasper(Dunlap) ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: tonya Jasper - fort wayne, IN


Robert "Bob" L. Hetherington, 91, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019. He was born July 19, 1927 in Grand Junction, Colorado to the late Warren and Mabel (White) Hetherington. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy during WW II. Bob retired from Indiana Michigan Power Fort Wayne, IN. In his retirement years, he enjoyed driving cars for Kelley Chevrolet and was an active member of American Legion Post 499 and VFW Post 857.

Bob is survived by his wife of 70 years, Lucille Edna (Hampshire) Hetherington; daughter, Crenda Kay Waters; son, Clifford David Hetherington; granddaughter, Ashley Marie Rittner and her husband, Brad; sister, Maxine Fulton of Sun City, AZ; sister-in-law, Elinore Nitsos and her husband, James of Arroyo Grande, CA; and a host of nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by 11 brothers and sisters.

Funeral service will be on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 11:00 am at D.O. McComb and Sons Funeral Home Lakeside Park (1140 Lake Ave, Fort Wayne, IN 46805) with visitation one hour prior. Visitation will also be from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service at Lakeview Cemetery in Kendallville, IN.