Robert D. Brickley

May 26, 1929November 2, 2012


Robert D. Brickley of Markle passed away at 10:15 a.m. on Friday, November 2, 2012 at Markle Health and Rehab Facility. Robert worked for Wayne Metals as a Truck Driver for many years. He served his country as a member of the United States Army from 1950-1953, and was a Tank Operator during the Korean War. Robert was a member of the Bluffton American Legion Post 111, as well as a member of Markle United Methodist Church.

Robert was born on May 26, 1929 in Rock Creek, Wells County, a son of Clarence. and Lola (Pence Gilbert) Brickley.

He was united in marriage to Particia (Wall) Brickley on June 6, 1954 in Bluffton IN. His wife survives.

Additional survivors include two sons: Karl Brickley of Bluffton, Kevin (Judy) Brickley of Roanoke ; two daughters: Lisa (Stan) Trainer of Markle, Theresa Egolf of Yuma, AZ; Three sisters: Kathleen Houtz, Judy Cupp and Barbara Smekens; Four Grandchildren: Heath A. Pinkerton, Lori A. Rice, Maria R. Egolf, and Ashlee R. Trainer; And six Great Grandchildren: Gavin Bickel, Sutton A. Rice, Craig A. Pinkerton, Ashton T. Pinkerton, Maryssa Pinkerton, and Troy L. Howard.

He was Preceded in death by two daughters: Lori Brickley, and Tina Brickley; One son: Greg Brickley; Four brothers: Kenneth Brickley, Casey Brickley, Greg Brickley, and Jerrold Gilbert; One Sister: Nova Lee Barrick.; and two Great Grand Children: Jayson Trainer, and Craig B. Pinkerton.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel, 415 N. Lee Street, Markle, Indiana.

Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel, 415 N. Lee Street, Markle, Indiana.

Interment will take place at the Horeb Cemetery in Markle.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made out to The Markle United Methodist Church, or the Indiana Alzheimer’s Association in care of Myers Funeral Home P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.

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  • Visitation Tuesday, November 6, 2012
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Robert D. Brickley

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November 21, 2012

May the lord be with him our thoughts are with the family.Steve and Joyce Thompson Carthage In (former co-worker)

November 9, 2012

We send our sympathy to the family of Bob. To all including his wife, children, and siblings.
We have many memories of the family and especially Bob and Pat. Our prayers are with all of you.

Tom and Nancy Haiflich

bob rzasa

November 7, 2012

Please accept our deepest condolances. Bob and Patty Rzasa and family.

Tricia Dandrea

November 7, 2012

Uncle Bob...u were such a good man..I remember a lot of good times me had together..praying for you Aunt Pat and the rest of the family..RIP your little LULU

November 7, 2012

RIp Mr. Brickley. Thank you for your service in Korea.
Kevin Grant- Ossian IN

Daniel Di Sebastian

November 6, 2012

Please accept my deepest sympathies, I am a friend of Theresa's and very sad to hear about the loss of her father. I know it is a difficult time for the family and I will keep you in my prayers.

November 6, 2012

Pat and Family,
We are keeping you in our hearts and prayers. May you find comfort in the Lord.
Sincerely, Chip & Diane McArdle (Barb's daughter)

Carolyn Ormsby

November 6, 2012

Pat and family, I'm thinking of you at this time on the loss of your loved one. Cherish all the memories. My thoughts and prayers are with all.

November 6, 2012

Seek comfort in the lord. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.I sure will miss talking to him at the home.We been neighbors for a long time. love ya all. Bill and Cindy Foshee


November 5, 2012

Take comfort in knowing that now you have a special guardian angel to watch over you.