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Robert A. Jeffers

Robert A. Jeffers, 84, of Huntington, IN, died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022, at Saint Anne Victory Noll in Huntington.

Mr. Jeffers retired from ITT Aeronautics in Fort Wayne in December 2001 after 27 years as a Senior Engineer for the Supplier Support and Development Group at ITT Industries. He was a member of the S.S. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Huntington. He was a third degree Knight and past Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus and former member of the Elks Lodge all in Huntington.

He was born on June 24, 1937 in Decatur, IL, to Orval M. and Helen R. Fisher Jeffers. He married Madonna Foran on July 12, 1958, in Bement, IL.  She preceded him in death on Dec. 17, 2015.

Survivors include a son, Robert Michael (Debra) Jeffers, of Huntington; a daughter, Patricia LeAnne (Michael Hatfield) Jeffers, of Fort Wayne; a sister-in-law: Jane Foran of Springfield, IL.six grandchildren, Kurtis Michael (Chelsay) Jeffers, Steven Andrew Jeffers, Christopher (Hollie) Tellef, Luke Hatfield, Jack Michael Hatfield and Angela (Jimmy) Hatfield; and three great-grandchildren.

Calling will take place on Friday, Jan. 28, 2022, from 3 to 7 p.m., at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel. There will be a prayer service and reading of the Rosary at 2:30 pm.

A funeral service will take place on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2022, at 11 a.m., with an hour of visitation prior to the service, at the S.S. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 860 Cherry St., Huntington.

Interment will be at the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Huntington.

Memorials may be made out to either the S.S. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus or Cancer Services of Huntington County all sent in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN 46750.

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