Robert O. Koerner, 73, Martinsville, passed away on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at his home.
He was born on Monday, Dec. 20, 1943, in Terre Haute, Indiana, to the late Robert A. and Dorothea C. (Winemiller) Koerner.
Bob was a graduate of Garfield High School in Terre Haute, Indiana. He earned his bachelor's degree from Indiana State University and his master's degree from DePauw University. He was a physical education teacher for the MSD of Decatur Township at Valley Mills Elementary. He loved fishing, bowling, gardening and his canine best friends.
He is survived by his sister, Rita Waltz of Greenwood; seven nieces and nephews; and several great and great-great-nieces and nephews.
Bob was also preceded in death by his brothers, Herman A. Koerner and David A. Koerner.
Bob will be cremated. A time of gathering will be 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at Costin Funeral Chapel.
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Published on December 12, 2017