Robert D. 'Bob' Buroff

Robert D. “Bob” Buroff, 91 of Markle, IN, died Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020, at Markle Health and Rehabilitation.

Mr. Buroff was a 1947 graduate of Markle High School. He had worked at International Harvester for 34 years. He spent 26 years with the Markle Volunteer Fire Department. He was associated with the Huntington County Fast Pitch Softball for over 30 years as a player, coach and manager. He was a member of Mt. Etna Golf Course.

He was born Sept. 26, 1928, in Uniondale to Donald E. and Mary A. Lamb Buroff. He married Joan Sutton on July 9, 1948, at Markle United Methodist Church, and she survives.

Additional survivors include two sons, Joe (Bobbie) Buroff, of Fort Wayne, and Jim Buroff, of Yoder; two grandsons, Ryan (Jenni) Buroff and Cory Buroff; and two great-grandsons.

Calling is Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel, 415 N. Lee St., Markle. A funeral service will be held Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with Gerald O. Moreland officiating. There will be one hour of visitation prior to the service. Interment will be at the Markle Cemetery.

Memorials are to Cancer Services of Huntington County, in care of Myers Funeral Home, PO Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.

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