Robert K. Anderson

Born: Thu., Oct. 31, 1957
Died: Wed., Dec. 23, 2020


10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Wed., Dec. 30, 2020
Location: East St. Congregational Christian Church

Funeral Service

12:00 PM Wed., Dec. 30, 2020
Location: East St. Congregational Christian Church

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Robert K. Anderson, 63, of Winchester, went home to be with Jesus after a year-long courageous battle with cancer, on Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at his home.  He was born on October 31, 1957, Union City, Indiana, to Robert M. and June (Wagers) Anderson.

Robert was a 1976 graduate of Jay County High School and got his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Ball State University in 1980.   He was a field examiner auditor in charge with the Indiana State Board of Accounts from 1980-2015.  In 2015, he purchased Robert K. Anderson CPA LLC, serving there as a public accountant until December 2020.  Robert was a member of the Indiana CPA Society.  He attended East Street Congregational Christian Church.  He enjoyed playing golf, walking, traveling, and spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Robert is survived by his wife whom he married June 6, 1981, Lisa D. (Puckett) Anderson; his children, Kyle V. (Fiancée Katie Hadden) Anderson, Kate (companion Ricardo Bernal) Anderson, and Kara (Parker) Roush; his father, Robert M. Anderson; his grandchildren, Elijah Tooley, Alexa Bernal, Willa Roush, Jonah Roush and Faith Bernal; a sister, Debbie Anderson of Redkey; and brother, Jeff Anderson of Muncie.

Robert was preceded in death by his mother, June (Wagers) Anderson; maternal grandmother, Linnie Wagers; paternal grandmother, Edna Anderson; and his in-laws, William and Norma Puckett.

A service to celebrate Robert’s life will be at 12:00 p.m., on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at the East Street Congregational Christian Church, with Pastor Rob Butler officiating.  A private family burial will follow.

Friends and family may call from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., on Wednesday, at the church.  Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, masks will be required.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made Robert Anderson’s Family C/O Walker Funeral Home, 248 E. South St., Winchester, IN 47394, Randolph County Youth Salute, PO Box 127, Winchester, IN 47394, or to East Street Congregational Christian Church, 128 N. East St., Winchester, IN 47394.

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Neil and Cindy are
   Posted Wed December 23, 2020
Lisa and Family,
We are so very sorry to hear of Rob's passing! You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Neil and Cindy McHolland ❤️🤗🙏🏻

Steve and Debbie Lawrence
   Posted Thu December 24, 2020
My heart goes out to you during this time of loss. We are thinking of you and pray for you as you face the days ahead.

Larry Bromagem
   Posted Thu December 24, 2020
Dear Lisa and all other members of the Anderson family. My heartfelt condolences. So sorry for your loss of Rob. May you find comfort.

Dennis Trice
   Posted Mon December 28, 2020
So sorry to learn of Rob's passing. Always enjoyed his company (Lunches and playing golf while working with him for the Board of Accounts)

Sara J Shierling
   Posted Mon December 28, 2020
I'm so sorry to hear about Rob. Our thoughts are with you.
Sara Shierling and Bill Richmond

Jim Conroy
   Posted Mon December 28, 2020
I am sorry to hear of Rob's passing. He was a respected field examiner.

Nancy Dennin
   Posted Tue December 29, 2020
Dear Lisa and Family,
I am so sorry for your loss. I always liked working with Rob, he was so knowledgeable. Rob usually audited cities and I did counties, so there were lots of time we all went out to lunch. Usually he was very quiet, so when he said something we all listened. I think we all liked telling a story and getting him to laugh. All the officials respected him. I believe I was in the office when we got new positions of Auditor-in-Charge. The board told us when we got them that one was reserved for Rob.

Since I've been retired my contact was mostly limited to facebook. I always enjoyed reading his posts about the family. Rob really enjoyed being a Husband, Dad and Grandfather and he was so proud of you all, it showed in all his posts.

He was a "gentle-man" who will be missed.

Nancy Pennycuff Dennin

Bonnie Coffman
   Posted Fri January 01, 2021
Lisa, please know my prayers are with you and your children. Sincerely, Bonnie, former children's librarian.