Robert Charles Kleppe


Robert Charles Kleppe, age 79 of Greenwood, Indiana, died November 4, 2017 at Community South Hospital. He was born January 16, 1938 in Indianapolis, the son of Dorothy and Paul Kleppe. Bob married Sharon Whitaker on May 13, 1979.

Bob excelled in his career at Englewood Electric in sales and management, retiring in 2000. He was a member of the American Legion, Murat Shrine, Scottish Rite and Masonic Lodge for over fifty years. Bob took pleasure playing golf as a member of Dye’s Walk for over 35 years and enjoyed numerous golf excursions with couple friends and his buddies.

Bob is survived by his beloved wife Sharon; children Robert (Dawn) Kleppe, Jr., Brett (Amy) Kleppe, Bart Kleppe, Deena (Mark Clark) Nystrom, J. Tracy (Dawn) Whitaker, and Tim Whitaker; 15 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren; and his sister Lynda (William) Cass and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings Donald and William Kleppe.

A celebration of life will be held on December 9th at 2000 Dockside Drive, Greenwood, IN from 2-5 pm.

Arrangements: Indiana Funeral Care