Robert Elea Jr.

October 30, 1950 ~ May 7, 2020 (age 69)


Robert Elea Jr., 69, of Gary, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2020.  He is survived by his loving wife of 15 years: Sue, Daughter: Chrissy Lanxon, eight grandchildren, sister: Sarah (Perry) Hedge, brothers: Donnie (Sara) Tilton, Billy Elea, Bobby Elea, and numerous additional loving family members and friends.  Robert was preceded in death by his parents Robert and Mary, son: Robert James Elea III, sister Carol..

Due to COVID-19 burial will be private.  

Robert was an Vietnam Veteran of the United States Army. 

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