In Memory

Robert W Deal - Class Of 1978

Robert W Deal

LaSalle 1978 Robert W Deal

Mar. 5, 1960 - Nov. 9, 2017

MISHAWAKA - Robert W. Deal, Jr., 57, of Mishawaka, IN passed away at 12:29 a.m. Thursday, November 9, 2017 at Memorial Hospital. He was born on March 5, 1960 in South Bend, IN to Robert W. and Carol (Bingaman) Deal.

Robert is survived by his mother, Carol S. Deal of Mishawaka, IN; sister, Debra (Jim) Maynard of Mishawaka, IN; niece, Melissa (fiance, Kevin Kruszewski, Jr.) Day of South Bend, IN; and great-nephews, Sean Kruszewski and Kevin Kruszewski III. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert W. Deal, Sr. and grandparents, George and Clara Bingaman and Harvey and Marguerite Deal.

Robert was a lifelong area resident and a graduate of LaSalle High School, class of 1978. He worked for Steel Warehouse. Robert was an avid NASCAR, Notre Dame and Chicago Cubs fan.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Palmer Funeral Home-Guisinger Chapel, 3718 S. Michigan St., South Bend, IN. Graveside services and burial will follow at Southlawn Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to the service.

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Published in South Bend Tribune on Nov. 12, 2017

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