Robert “Bob” L. Biddle

Robert “Bob” Lee Biddle, 68, of Brazil, passed away November 20, 2015 at Cloverleaf Healthcare following an extended illness.

Bob was born September 10, 1947, in Terre Haute, Indiana, the son of Chester and Eleanor (Buchholz) Biddle. He worked for Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 157 from where he retired after several years of service. He was the founder of the Fall Baseball League in Brazil and dedicated many years of service to the league. He was coach to many children throughout the years, including his own boys. He also enjoyed hanging out at Hardee’s and the Sunrise Restaurant visiting with friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents: Chester L. and Eleanor Bucholz Biddle; siblings: Shirley Biddle, and Roberta Seely, and Judy Gauer.

He is survived by wife, Jeanetta “Jenny”; 5 sons, John Biddle (Melissa) of Monticello, Chris Biddle (Christina Meyer) of Brazil; Jeremy Biddle (Kathy) of Normal, Illinois, Kerry “Butch” Biddle (Emilee) of Brazil and Brady “B.J.” Biddle (Samantha) of Brazil; grandchildren: Mackenzie Biddle, Izabella Biddle, Cameron Biddle, Noah Biddle, Alysa Meyer, Alyvia Meyer, Jillian Biddle, Jolie Biddle, Kolton Biddle, Lynnlee Biddle, Ellee Biddle, Eli Biddle and A.C. Head; siblings: Bill Biddle (Jane) of Terre Haute, Ike Biddle of Terre Haute, Wilma Biddle Singer of Terre Haute, Tom Biddle (Barb) of Terre Haute as well as many nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Visitation will be at Lawson – Miller Chapel, 1702 East National Ave. Brazil, Indiana, 47834, Monday, November 30, 2015, from 4-8pm. Services will be at the funeral, Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 11:00am with Brother Doug Parkey. Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donation may be made to the Staunton First Christian Church. Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory.