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Robert Henry 'Rob' Waelbroeck II, 44, Columbus

Robert Henry “Rob” Waelbroeck, II, 44, Columbus, passed away April 14, 2013, at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis.

He was born Dec. 8, 1968, in Mishawaka to Robert Henry Waelbroeck and Mary Ann (Miller) Waelbroeck Soll. Rob was a graduate of Terre Haute North High School and Purdue University. He was employed as an environmental and safety consultant in Columbus. He enjoyed spending time with his children, nieces and nephews; camping; volleyball; driving his Dodge Ram truck; animals; target shooting with his brothers; country music and carpentry.

His survivors include his parents, Robert (Bonita) Waelbroeck of Terre Haute and Mary Ann (Bob) Waelbroeck Soll of Nashville; companion, Brenda Yentz of Columbus; his children, Korissa Waelbroeck of Evansville, Chase Waelbroeck of Columbus and Lilianna Waelbroeck of Columbus; his siblings, Alan (Cheryl) Waelbroeck of Brazil and Neil (Jennifer) Waelbroeck of West Terre Haute; stepsister, Holly (Shane) Mullenix of Terre Haute; aunt, Alice Miller Piazza of California; many nieces and nephews; godfather, Thomas (Judy) Pauwels; and his dog, Madeline.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Henry and Theresa Waelbroeck and George and Ruth Miller; and the Luke family aunts and uncles.

A memorial service will be conducted Sunday, April 21 at 2 p.m. at Cottonwood Christian Church, 2523 Cottonwood Road, Morgantown. Pastor Darrell Miller will officiate. The family will receive visitors at the church from 1-2 p.m. A time of fellowship and a meal will follow the service.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to The Robert H. Waelbroeck II Children’s Benefit Fund, P.O. Box 65, Nashville, IN 47448.

Bond-Mitchell Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.

Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.bondmitchellfuneralhome.com.

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    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • September 1
    Open 12-step meeting in New Bellsville area
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  • September 1
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  • September 2
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  • September 3
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  • September 3
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