Robert E. Haneline, 78, Wabash, passed away at 7:25 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020, at his residence. He was born in Huntington, on Aug. 27, 1941, to the late Leo P. and Daisy M. (Harrell) Haneline.
Robert married Donna J. Hunt on May 11, 1963; she passed away on Oct. 27, 2019. Robert retired as a salesman for Monarch Food Services.
Robert and Donna loved visits from their friend, Melissa Rigle, who they fondly referred to as their daughter.
Robert is survived by one son, Thomas (Pamela) Haneline, of Wabash; two grandchildren, Keaton Wilkerson and Ayden Haneline, both of Wabash; three brothers, Leo Haneline, Jr., of Indianapolis, Ronald Haneline, of Huntington and Alan (Janet) Haneline, of Columbia City. He is preceded in death by one son, Richard Lee Haneline.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 22, at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, IN 46992 with Ralph Johnson, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Friends Cemetery in Wabash.
Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 21, at the funeral home.
Preferred memorials are to the Wabash County Animal Shelter, 810 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, IN 46992.