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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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  • December 18
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 18
    Nashville Town Council
    6:30 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • December 19
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • December 19
    Christmas sing-along at The Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 19
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 19
    Live hip hop music at dance barn
    7 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 20
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West