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“Bob was a great person to work with at bot Naval Avionics Center and for awhile when we worked for NSWC Crane. He was very good at getting things...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Tim Bemis - Indianapolis, IN

“Bobby and I were best buddies back in the early 50's, lived around the corner on Bosart. Found his school picture from IPS #58, 1951-52. Good...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Bill Ferling - Greenwood, IN

“Bobby; Loving, caring, smart, honest and g regarious - A Good Man. Rest in peace dear cousin. ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: Shirley @ Paul Milliken

“Bobbie, you will be missed by all. You were a good person, animal lover like myself (must run in the Applegate family) and true friend. I will...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Dolores Rathbun - Indianapolis, IN

“Bob and I meet thru e-mails about 20 years ago doing family history. I only had the honor of personally meeting him only twice. Thru our...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Sandra Ford - Ocala, FL

“Bob was a very kind, and knowledgeable man. When I was a young engineer, he spent a lot of time teaching me about Purchasing and the FARs. He was...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Jim Corry - Indianapolis, IN

“Bob and I work together for many years at Naval Avionic(latter Raytheon) and latter in retirement years sharing many memories. He was a fine...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Harry Riebe - Indianapolis, IN

“So, sorry to hear of the loss of your father. While I never met Bob, from everything thing I heard about him from Angie, he sounded like a good man...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Bennie Doss - Indianapolis, IN

“Bob's love for family and caring for animals simply says it all. Bob was a gentle, kind and humble man. He set an example for us all. My sincerest...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Sam Leach - Leonardtown, MD

“Sorry for your loss, ”
10 of 17 | Posted by: Bob Ann Parelius - Highland Park, NJ

“You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
11 of 17 | Posted by: Karen O'Connor (Walsh) - IN

“Bob was a great friend and co-worker while I was at His Place Church in New Palestine. We had many enjoyable times of sharing our experience...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: JAMES BURNS - Ruston, LA - Friend

“My parents were great friends of Bob and Pat for many years, and we have fond memories of both of them and of their daughters. With sincere sympathy. ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Marilyn & Jim Forcum - OH

“RIP Dad, I will keep my promise to you,Know that you are loved & Missed <3 ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: alisa lynn - indianapolis, IN

15 of 17 | Posted by: Dolores Rathbun - Indianapolis, IN

“Bob was one of the finest men that I have ever known. He was honest to a fault and hard working. We were coworkers at Hughes/Raytheon. Bob and his...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Gerald Hesch, CAPT, USN (ret) - VA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time. I will always remember Bob fondly and have wonderful memories of many times spent with...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

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Robert A. Applegate, 72, of New Palestine was called home to heaven on Saturday, March 11, 2017. He was born on March 28, 1944 to the late Robert M. and Niola B. (O'Donnell) Applegate. Robert attended Public School #58 Ralph Waldo and Emerson and graduated from Thomas Carr Howe High School. After high school he served in the United States Navy. Robert had an avid love for all animals and especially his pets. He loved spending time with his grandkids.
Robert will be greatly missed by his 2 daughters Angela (Phillip) Parelius and Alisa "Sissy" (Brandon) Lynn, his brother Richard A. Applegate, his sister Rana (Robert ) Ball of California, 2 grandchildren Tyler and Hayley Lynn, niece Susan Culcasi and nephews Rob Ball and Jeff Rayman and several furry friends.
In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by his wife Patricia Arlene Applegate, several cousins and a nephew.
Services for Robert will be held on Saturday March 18, 2017 at 2PM at Hendryx Mortuary, 11636 E Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46229. Friends may visit the mortuary from 12PM until time of service. Burial will be in Washington Park East Cemetery with Military honors. In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions in Robert's memory to Mended Hearts Rescue P.O. Box 36868 Indianapolis, IN 46236, Every Dog Counts Rescue P.O. Box 108 Zionsville, IN 46077 or FACE Low Cost Clinic 1505 Massachusetts Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46201. Envelopes will be available at mortuary. Online condolences may be directed to or the Hendryx Mortuaries' Facebook page. Hendryx Mortuary is honored to serve the Applegate Family

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