Robert David Rider, age 55, of Elkhart passed away on October 24, 2020 at his home. Robert was born on May 16, 1965 to Robert and Jane Rider.
Robert was a loving father, brother and grandfather. He loved being outdoors fishing or being the master on the grill. He enjoyed reading, especially the Bible. He had a loving personality and quirky sense of humor. He worked as a cabinet builder and woodworker.
Robert is survived by his daughters, Stephanie Rider of South Bend and Christina Rider of Goshen; his granddaughter Zoey Marsh; his sister, Gina Rider of Elkhart and her son, Dante Zuniga of Ft. Wayne, IN; his brother, Ryan (Selena) Rider of Portage, MI and their daughter Emily Rider of Schoolcraft, MI.; his grandmother, Dorothy Rider of Elkhart and the mother of his children and a good friend, Donna Rider of Goshen. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends may visit from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm where Robert’s celebration of life service will be held at 6:30 pm on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at Stemm-Lawson-Peterson Funeral Home, 1531 Cobblestone Blvd., Elkhart, IN.
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