May 8, 1953 ~ March 16, 2020

Born in: Indianapolis, Indiana
Resided in: Fountaintown, Indiana

Robert “Bob” Edward Wells, age 66, of Fountaintown, Indiana passed away on March 14, 2020 at his home.

Bob was born on May 8th, 1953 in Indianapolis to the late Benjamin and Esther (Wilhoit) Wells.

He began his career at the United States Postal Service in 1985 where he was a letter carrier for 6 years. Subsequently, he would become a USPS Tractor Trailer Driver for 26 years. The last 3 years at USPS, he had the position as Clerk Vehicle Dispatcher.

Bob was a loving father and grandfather who enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. He had a natural talent for carpentry, sketching art and music. He was a hard working man that would lend a helping hand to anyone. He had an amazing sense of humor and an infectious laugh. His hobbies were carpentry, boating, fishing, hunting, automobiles, guitars and collecting guns and knives.

He leaves behind his children, Robert J. Wells, Nathan J. Wells, Kyla (Kyle) Ravenscraft, and Megan (Mike) Lakin
and siblings, Laura (Jim) Gregory of Danville, Jesse Cochran of Indianapolis, and Wiley (Terri) Brown of Barbourville, Kentucky; and 5 grandchildren and several loving nieces and nephews. Proceeding him in death were his parents, Benjamin and Esther Wells; brothers, Jimmy, Mason, Lee and Carlos; and sisters Saundra and Pauline.

Services will be private. Please contact family for details.
Bob’s final resting place will be at Washington Park East Cemetery, Indianapolis, IN.

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  1. While I didn’t know Bob personally — I saw him help Megan to get her shop open and was so impressed how a father would help his girl to the extent he did. He was so skilled… my deepest sympathy to all the Wells family…peace and prayers!

  2. I worked will Bob and talked with him every night he was a great guy and will be greatly missed . My condolences to the Wells family .

  3. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family during this difficult time. May GOD wrap his arms around each of you and give you comfort and peace. GOD Bless you all.

  4. I knew Bobby back in my teenage years a group of us would hang out at the drugstore at 30th and Forest Manor easy QPool hall. All the girls thought Bobby and Jimmy Gorgeous.Your dad was a great guy and I’m sure he will be greatly missed sorry for your loss

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