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“Bob hired me at Magnavox in 1974 after having worked together for a couple years on an automatic line equalizer project to support the DCS Channel...Read More »
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“I was Bob's secretary at Magnavox in the late 70's, early 80's. He was a highly respected professional and a true gentleman. It was my pleasure to...Read More »
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Robert Elmo "Bob" Stalcup, beloved husband and father, passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at the age of 91 years, 8 months, and 27 days. He was born on February 19, 1927, in Greene County, Indiana, to Charles B. and Zelda M. (Blaker) Stalcup Osburn. Bob attended Purdue University, where he received his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering in 1950 and his master's degree some years later. He worked for Magnavox/Philips for 30 years before retiring in 1989; and during his time there was instrumental in the development of a variety of military electronic systems, including flat-panel displays. Bob is survived by his wife of 68 years, Grace L.; two sons, Steven R. (Virginia A.) and Stanley F. (Sharon D.); daughter Lorrie Williams; 7 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; and 3 great-great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his son, Stuart H. Stalcup, his parents, and his brothers, (Charles L., Herbert E., Eldon L., and Wilmer L. Stalcup). Services will be held Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at 2 p.m. at D O McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road, Fort Wayne, Indiana, with visitation there from 12 p.m. Bob will be laid to rest at Concordia Cemetery Gardens. Memorial contributions can be directed to Parkview Hospice or the American Heart Association. Go to www.mccombandsons.com to sign the online guest book or leave a favorite memory or story for the family.