Robert Gottschalk Sr.

Robert Gottschalk Sr., 79, of Huntington, IN, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, at 5:58 p.m. at the Heritage of Huntington.

Mr. Gottschalk graduated from Lagro High School and worked as a typesetter at the Herald-Press for 36 years.
He was born Oct. 6, 1938, in Wabash to Lyman G. and Ruth Conrad Gottschalk.

He is survived by a son, Robert G. (Leslie) Gottschalk Jr., of Huntington; a daughter, Lisa (Daniel) Meyer, of Huntington; eight grandchildren, Jeffery Gottschalk, Kevin Gottschalk, Michael G. (Marissa) Gottschalk, Nathan Gottschalk, Aaron (Joy) Meyer and Benjamin Meyer, all of Huntington; Allison Meyer, of Indianapolis; and Samuel Meyer, of Fort Wayne; and a great-grandchild
Calling is Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Deal-Rice Funeral Home-Huntington Chapel. Burial will be at a later date in Lagro Cemetery.
Memorials are to Special Olympics or Cancer Services for Huntington County, in care of Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington, IN 46750.
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