Robert “Bobby” Etherington, 79, Kokomo, passed away at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at Wabash County Hospital. He was born Jan. 8, 1933, in Kokomo, to Russell and Freida (Coe) Etherington.
Bobby was in the U.S. Army and worked for Chrysler. He was a member of the United States Auto Club and loved race cars.
Survivors include five nieces and one nephew.
He was preceded death by his parents and one brother, Donald Etherington.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Stout & Son Funeral Home, 200 E. Main St., Russiaville, with Pastor Billy Martin officiating. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will take place in Sunset Memory Gardens following the funeral service.
Memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Society, American Heart Association or Alzheimer’s Foundation. Online condolences may be left at www.stoutandson.com.