Robert Shirar Jr.

May 18, 1967-May 23, 2022


Robert Shirar Jr. of Crawfordsville passed away Monday afternoon, May 23, 2022, at home. He was 55.

Born May 18, 1967, at Crawfordsville, he was the son of Robert Allen Shirar Sr. and Donna Lee Stewart Shirar. He worked at Raybestos for 16 years. In his spare time, he enjoyed mushroom hunting, whittling sticks and hanging out with his friends at Sugar Creek.

Surviving family includes: daughter Ashley (Andrew) Russell; son R. Garrett Shirar; father Robert Shirar Sr.; sister Angie Lucas; and two grandchildren, Beau and Kensley.

He was preceded in death by his mom, Donna Shirar, and a sister, Jodi Kay Franklin.

A celebration of his life will be held later. Details will be announced as they become available.  Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Burkhart Funeral Home.