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“To the Family of Robin and Rosemary:I and my wife, Cindy, are saddened to learn of Robin's death. We are also saddened to just learn that Robin's...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Jeffrey LaRue Grant - Goshen, IN

“To the Family of Robin and Rosemary:I and my wife, Cindy, were saddened to hear of the recent death of Robin. We were also saddened to read that...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Jeffrey LaRue Grant - Goshen, IN

Bob Goss, Class of 1961, Goshen High School “My Husband, Bob Goss, was a Classmate of Robin's and I remember Bob mentioning Robin's name, many times. He always spoke with a smile on his face and...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Chris Klein-Goss - St. Augustine, FL

“We visited Robin several times at the Golden Years Home. Even though his illness took much from him, he still had his smile, the twinkle in his eyes...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Phil and Sue Wulliman - Geneva, IN

“I had the honor of caring for Robin for the last 6 months as one of his nurses. It was always a pleasure to talk with him and joke around. He sure...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Staci West - Fort Wayne, IN

“We always had stimulating conversations. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Jon & Harriet Askew - Chandler


REV. ROBIN KENT La RUE, 75, received his eternal reward Sunday, November 12, surrounded by his family, caregivers, and friends. Born in Goshen, Ind., he was the son of the late Deane and Elsa La Rue. Robin loved his Savior, Jesus, his wife, Rosemary, who preceded him in death, and his children. Robin pastored multiple Mennonite, CM&A, and Church of the Brethren congregations in Indiana and Minnesota for 40 years before he became a chaplain for Heartland Hospice in 2004 until his retirement in 2013.
Surviving are children, Tonya La Rue of Elkhart, Rochelle La Rue, Christine (Michael) Mortensen of Fort Wayne, and Shawn (Emily) La Rue of Auburn; brother, Jan (Sandy) La Rue; sister and nephew, Penny and Ryan Pequignot; Joe Moore, and 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Jessica, brother, Terry, and grandson, Jonathan Mortensen.
Service is 11 a.m. Friday, November 17 at St. Henry's Catholic Church, 2929 E Paulding Rd, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 3 to 5 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16 at D.O. McComb and Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave.

In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family for final expenses and ministry