EVANSVILLE — Robert "Bob" A. Mounts, 91, of Evansville, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at the Linda E. White Hospice House.
Bob was born in Patoka, July 12, 1926 to Arthur and Maggie (LaGrange) Mounts. He retired from Whirlpool in 1987 after 39 years of service. Bob was a faithful member of North Haven General Baptist Church since 2000. He was also a member of the Eastern Star and the Prince Masonic Lodge since 1957. Bob loved camping and was a member of the National Camper and Hikers Association. He has camped with family and friends all over the country and was a gifted carpenter and mechanic.
Bob is survived by his wife of 69 1/2 years, Aileen (Land) Mounts of Evansville; daughter, Sheila Bridges (Bruce) of Evansville; sons, Tom Mounts (Susie) of Owensville and Bob Mounts (Martha) of Deland, Florida; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Teresa Green; son, Ronald Mounts; sisters, Faye, Dorothy, Mary, and Maxine; and by his brothers, Louis, Vesper, Lester, and Don.
Funeral service is at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 at Browning Funeral Home, 738 Diamond Ave., Evansville, IN 47711 with Pastor David Kelle officiating. Burial will follow at Locust Hill Cemetery.
Friends may visit from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018 at Browning Funeral Home and again from 9 a.m. until service time Monday.
Memorial contributions may be made to Linda E. White Hospice House, 611 Harriet St., Evansville, IN 47710 or to Teresa's Troop in Bob's memory.
The family thanks the nurses and staff at the Linda E. White Hospice House for their compassionate care.
Condolences may be made online at www.browningfuneral.com.