Chesterton Tribune

Robert Donley service Monday, August 6

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Robert Leo Donley, age 63, formerly of Portage, Ind., passed away July 29, 2012 at his home in Anaheim Hills, California.

He was born on December 21, 1948 in Gary, Ind., to William and Lorraine (Swanson) Donley.

Robert is survived by his mother, Lorraine; brothers, William (Mary) Donley of Porter, Ind., Charles (Debra) Donley of Valparaiso, Ind., Richard (Aimee) Donley of Salina, Kansas, Casey (Donna) Donley of Chesterton, and Scott (Ashley) Donley of Turlock, Calif. and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father William and nephew Billy Donley.

Robert was a member of the swim team in High School, a U.S. Army veteran, and enjoyed fishing and the outdoors. He had many friends.

Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, August 6, 2012 at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 6941 Central Ave., Portage, Ind., 46368. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Portage.

Visitation will take place at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at 12:00 noon.

Online condolences to the family may be made at


Posted 8/3/2012