age 70 of Burns Harbor, IN, passed away on December 11, 2018.
He was born on July
7, 1948, in Michigan City, IN, to Ora and Nancy (Bleck) Mottinger.
He is survived by
his wife of 49 years, Joyce (Yarber) Mottinger; son, Ryan (Jessica)
Mottinger; daughter, Christine (James) Mills; sister, Robin (Tim) Mottinger
Gregory; grandchildren, Chasity and Madeliene Mottinger and Emily, Grace and
He was preceded in
death by his parents.
Robert worked at
Bethlehem Steel for almost 50 years. He was a Hot Mill Safety Coordinator
from 1995-2001 and worked many other jobs in the mill ultimately leaving as
a Roller, their highest position. He also owned Pleasure Pools. He loved
motorcycles and hot rods. He enjoyed bowling, motorsports, planes and
flying. His favorite thing to do was entertain people. He was a fun and
husband, father and grandfather and will be extremely missed.
Remembrance will be held on Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at 11:00 a.m., at
Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, 46304, with
Pastor Craig Forwalter officiating. Burial to follow at Chesterton Cemetery.
take place on Monday, December 17, 2018, from 1:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., at
the funeral home.
to the family may be made at www.ee-fh.com