Robert Tait, 67

Robert Allen Tait, 67, of Andrews, died at 4:23 a.m., Monday, May 20, 2019, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

He was born June 7, 1951 in Wabash, to Robert and Jewel (Brown) Tait.

Bob was a 1969 graduate of Wabash High School. He worked as a self-employed contractor. He loved motorcycles. He was a member of the Sladesters Union Motorcycle Club and rode all over the country. 

He is survived by his mother, Jewel Tait, three children, Angela France, Mick (Briann) Tait, and Rance Tait, seven grandchildren, Brandon France, Brianna France, Bryce France, Jason Tait, Jackson Tait, Jayden Tait, and Dani Gill, and his brother-in-law, Marty Schaaf, all of Wabash.

He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Marvin Tait, sister, Sherry Schaaf, and brother, Walter "Butch" Warren.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Friday, May 24, 2019 at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Pastor Dave Cox officiating. Burial will be in Friends Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 4-7 p.m., Thursday, at the funeral home.

The memorial guest book for Bob may be signed at


Posted on 2019 May 21