Robert W. Wetzel Sr.
Robert Wayne (Burr) Wetzel Sr., 78, Depauw, died Sunday, March 27, 2016, at his home.
Born Dec. 24, 1937, in Jeffersonville, he was the son of the late Waldo and Dorothy Gurtz Wetzel.
He was a retired driver for Bush Trucking Co.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Waldo Jr., Larry and Donnie Wetzel.
Survivors include his wife, the former Sharon E. Batts; two sons, Robert (Bobby) W. Wetzel Jr. of Palmyra and Nathan L. Wetzel (Antonia) of Virginia; two stepsons, Gregory Grant of Corydon and Ricky Grant (Peggy) of Little Rock, Ark.; two daughters, Elizabeth A. Bary of Ramsey and Andrea F. Cambrum (Steve) of Shepherdsville, Ky.; a stepdaughter, Sherry Corson of King, N.C.; a brother, Lonnie Wetzel of Palmyra; 12 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Tuesday, March 29, from 3 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday, March 30, after 10 a.m. at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey.
Funeral: Wednesday, March 30, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Woods Chapel Cemetery near Ramsey.