Robert F. Wetzel, 78, passed away April 26, 2017 at Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City, Indiana.
He was born on November 10, 1938 to Gilbert and Elizabeth Nuetzel Wetzel of Tell City.
Robert worked in the shipping department of the Tell City Chair Company; was a member of the United Evangelical Church of Christ; was a member of the Indiana National Guard; and enjoyed sports, especially IU Basketball.
He is survived by siblings, Alfred Wetzel and Kay Hammond of Evansville; nieces, Beth Hall and Kim Rumsey; nephews, Bill Wetzel, Joe, Gary and Dave Hammond; several great nephews and nieces; and one great, great-niece.
Preceding him in death are his parents and brother, James Wetzel.
Funeral Services will be held at 1 pm on Saturday, April 29 at Zoercher Gillick Funeral Home with burial in Greenwood Cemetery. JT Hills will officiate. Visitation will be held from 10 am until time of Service at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Evangelical United Church of Christ or a favorite charity.