Robert Ray Silvers, 77, of West Terre Haute, died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Robert was born in Brazil, the son of William and Ada Silvers. Robert was a retired over the road truck driver for the J.I. Case Company, A member of the Teamster Union Local 43, a life member of Wren Smith Veterans of Foreign War Post 5624, and a United States Army veteran of the Korean Conflict.
Mr. Silvers was preceded in death by his parents, siblings, Albert, William, Russell, and Darlene Silvers.
Robert is survived by his wife, Judith M. (Lambert) Silvers; children, Pamela Prim of Washington state, Robert M. (Nora G.) Silvers of Vincennes, Jonas W. (fiancée Lisa Herrick) of Farmersburg, and April Vermillion of West Terre Haute. Mr. Silvers also is survived by grandchildren, Elaine, Michelle, Coty, Michael Jimhounson, Jhelsin, Kaitlyn Herrick, Jennifer, Aron and Zachary Prim
A private celebration of life will be held. Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials, Clinton.
Please join Robert’s family in sharing memories, photos and videos of his life through his tribute wall at: www.simplecremationsandburials.com