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Bob Kirklin

August 26, 1926 - December 3, 2018

Muncie – Bob Kirklin 92, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2018 at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital.
He was born in Delaware County on August 26, 1926, the son of Owren and Ethel (Huffman) Kirklin and graduated from Center High School.
Bob served his country in The United States Navy during World War II. Upo…READ MORE

Muncie – Bob Kirklin 92, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2018 at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital.
He was born in Delaware County on August 26, 1926, the son of Owren and Ethel (Huffman) Kirklin and graduated from Center High School.
Bob served his country in The United States Navy during World War II. Upon returning from the Navy he was employed with his family in the operation of Owren Kirklin and Sons Incorporated and later became President.
He was a member of High Street United Methodist Church and served as a board member for Delaware County Chamber of Commerce and United Way of Delaware County. Bob also served as a trustee for YWCA for twelve years and was a member of the Association of General Contractors of Indiana.
Survivors include his three children, Robert Kirklin (wife, Julie), Michael Kirklin (wife, Lisa) and Kitty Kirklin-Beach; nine grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren; a sister, Sue Stonebraker (husband, Cecil); along with several nieces and nephews.
Bob was preceded in death by his loving wife of seventy-three years, Henrietta Kirklin in May; great-grandson, Cody Robert Kirklin; a brother, Arlen Kirklin; and his parents.
Services will be 12:00 p.m. on Friday, December 7, 2018 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel with Pastor Steve Graves officiating. Military Rites will be conducted by The United States Navy and the Veterans of Delaware County.
Family and friends may call from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com.

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Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, December 6, 2018

Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Friday, December 7, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


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