Robert L. Boruff, 79, of Bloomfield, passed away Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012 at Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers, Fla.
Born February 25, 1933 in Bloomfield, the son of Robert S. and Mary Ann (Byers) Boruff.
Robert was retired from NSWC Crane as a Diesel Electric Engineer. He was a member of the Bloomfield Masonic Lodge No. 84, Terre Haute Scottish Rite, the Bloomfield United Methodist Church, and he was an Army veteran of the Korean War.
Surviving relatives include his wife Lois M. (Dowden) Boruff of Bloomfield; two daughters, Jeanene Jenkins of Terre Haute and Janell Boruff-Shanahan of Martinsville; one step-son, Michael L. Collins of Indianapolis; two step-daughters, Jan A. Boyd and Connie J. Collins both of Indianapolis; one brother, Jack W. Boruff of Bloomfield. He has four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, nine step-grandchildren and twelve step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife Maybel (Bingham) Boruff on July 23, 1993, and his parents.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 1, and 1 p.m. Friday until the hour of service at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday at Jenkins Funeral Home with Rev. Arlen Pope officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Cemetery in Bloomfield.
Online condolences to the family can be made at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.