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Rose E. Robaska

April 27, 1924 ~ May 4, 2017 (age 93)

Rose E. Robaska, 93 years old, passed away on Thursday morning, May 4, 2017 at Memorial Hospital in Sarasota, FL.  Mrs. Robaska was born on April 27, 1924 in Fort Wayne, IN to the late Merlin and Dorothea Rupert.  She has lived in South Bend most of her life.  Mrs. Robaska was formerly employed with NIPSCO and worked part-time at Tepe’s.  She formerly attended Grace United Methodist Church in South Bend. 

Mrs. Robaska is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Becky and John Yoder of Sarasota, FL, and her granddaughter, Holly Yoder of Boston, MA.   She was preceded in death by her husband, Bert Z. Robaska; sister, Helen Boykin; and brother, Paul Rupert. 

A private graveside service will be held on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Southlawn Cemetery, 61300 U.S. 31 South.  Rev. David Schrader, pastor of Grace United Methodist Church, will officiate.  Palmer Funeral Home-Guisinger Chapel is assisting with arrangements.  Online condolences may be offered to family at www.palmerfuneralhomes.com. 


 Service Information

Private Services

Southlawn Cemetery
61300 US 31 South
South Bend, IN 46614


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