Robert ‘Bob’ Joseph Mason

July 8, 1959-Sept. 20, 2022


Robert “Bob" Joseph Mason, 63, of Crawfordsville passed away Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022,  in his home, after a long battle with cancer.

He was born July 8, 1959, at Crawfordsville, to Robert D. And Carolyn Spessard Mason.

Bob graduated from North Montgomery High School in 1977 and received his associate’s degree in electronic technology from Purdue University in 1980. He worked for Servies Dairy for eight years, and worked for Nor-cote International for 27 years as the materials manager.

He was a member of the First Christian Church, Crawfordsville. Bob was well known for his love of sports, especially softball, golf and Purdue athletics.

Bob married Kimberli Leigh Barnett on March 8, 1986. She survives.

Bob also is survived by son Ryan Joseph Mason of Indianapolis; brothers, Steve (Melissa) of Crawfordsville, David (Kim) of Indianapolis and Richard of Crawfordsville; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and father-in-law Lee D. Barnett.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24 at First Christian Church, Crawfordsville, with Pastor Kevin Toth officiating. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the church. Interment will follow the service at Oak Hill Cemetery North. Hunt & Son Funeral Home was entrusted with care.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choosing.

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