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Robert L. "Bob" Rains

Robert L. "Bob" Rains, 66, of Huntington, IN, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, at 4:35 p.m., at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

Mr. Rains graduated from Huntington North High School in 1972. He then graduated from Ball State University in 1976. He retired from the Majestic Company in 2009 after 24 years of service in the maintenance department. He attended Life Church in Huntington.

He was born on Feb. 17, 1954, in Dayton, OH, to Troy and Pauline Rains. He married Candy Richardson on Sept. 27, 2019. She survives in Huntington.

Additional survivors include three children, Amanda (Alonzo) Wallace, Troy Rains and Kari Rains; five stepchildren, Angie Rice, Jason Richardson, Andrew Richardson, Stephanie Heath and Stacy Lindsey; one sister, Tammy (Tim) Day; three grandchildren; 15 step grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

A memorial service will take place on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021, at 1 p.m., at Life Church, 900 E. State St., Huntington.  Social distancing and masks are required. McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, is in charge of arrangements.

A private burial will take place at Markle Cemetery in Markle at a later date.

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