Robert A.


Robert A. "Bob" Cathey, 60, of Westport, passed away at 12:54 a.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born on April 18, 1958 in Greensburg the son of James W. & Mary M. (Case) Cathey. Bob was a lifetime resident of Decatur County and graduated from South Decatur High School in 1977. He retired from Delta Faucet in 2009 after 31 years of service. He enjoyed livestock and farming. He married Connie S. Dean on December 31, 1978 in Greensburg and she survives. Other survivors include his daughters, Melissa (Scottie) Huff of Hayden, Brenda (Scott) Christy of Columbus, and Kimberly (Robert) Hall of Shelby, Ohio; his son, Michael (Laura) Cathey of Seminole, Florida; his sisters, Nancy (Tom) Menkedick of Westport, Joyce (Coolie) Callahan of Jacksonville, Missouri, Sarah (Eddie) Wright and Loretta (Jim) Works both of Arizona City, Arizona; his brothers, Howard (Betty) Cathey, Richard (Denise) Cathey and David (Donna) Cathey all of Westport; his brother-in-law, Franklin (Peggy) Dean of Westport; 18 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Melvin C. Cathey, II; sister, Marietta Crawford; brother-in-law, Roland Dean; father-in-law, Donald Dean and mother-in-law, Bertha Dean. Funeral services will be conducted at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, June 4, 2018 at the Bass & Gasper Funeral Home in Westport with Pastor Mike Bartlett officiating. Burial will follow at Rossburg Cemetery. The family will receive visitors on Monday, June 4 at 10:00 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Online condolences can be made to the family at
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