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Alumni Obituaries

Robert Will

Robert Paul "Bob" Will, 84, of Harrisburg, formerly of Equality, passed away on Thursday, December 22, 2016, 9:10 p.m. at the Ferrell Hospital in Eldorado. 

Bob was born in Newburgh, Ind., on the 19th of January 1932, the son of Henry Sylvester and Pauline Esther (Wilsbacher) Will. He was a farmer in the Equality area and a faithful member of the St. Kateri Catholic Church of Ridgway. He was a proud Navy Veteran of the Korean Conflict and was a member of the Equality McLain-Glover American Legion Post 595 and also of VFW Post 5508. Bob married Keiko Mary Suzuki in Yokosuka, Japan on August 6, 1955. They celebrated their sixty-first year of marriage this last August.

Bob is survived by his loving wife, Keiko Will, of Harrisburg; one daughter, Jennifer and Vince Baker, of St. Peters, Mo.; three sons, John and Judy Will, of Ridgway, Dennis and Anna Will, of San Diego, Calif., and Kevin Will, of Equality; three sisters, Sister Theresine Will OSB, Judy Vogler, of Jeffersonville, Ind., Elaine and Bill Pokorney, of Evansville, Ind.; six brothers, Ramon and Sylvia Will, of Newburgh, Ind., Leo and Mary Ellen Will, Donald and Kathy Will, Cyril and Pat Will, Marvin and Yvonne Will , Mike Will, all of Evansville, Ind. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Martha Schnur; and one brother, Edward Will. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/courierpress/obituary.aspx?n=robert-will&pid=183207661&fhid=26279&eid=sp_shareobit#sthash.Hi1ZznAI.dpuf