Robert James Branyan, 76, Kokomo, passed peacefully at 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at Kokomo Healthcare. Robert was born Jan. 29, 1941, in Huntington to his parents, James and Daralene (Shroyer) Branyan.
He is survived by his three children, David (Elizabeth) Branyan, John (Lori) Branyan, and Bonnie (Bobby) Lanum; brother, Richard Branyan. Robert is also survived by his 12 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and two nephews.
Robert was a graduate of Huntington High School, class of 1958, and went on to receive his bachelor's degree in 1962 and master's degree in 1965, both from Ball State University. He was a member of Delta Chi. He taught at Kesling Junior High School in La Porte and La Porte High School. Robert enjoyed building computers, playing chess, and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Daralene Branyan.
Services will be private.
Arrangements were entrusted to Ellers Mortuary and Cremation Center.
Published on January 30, 2018