HAMMOND, IN - Robert W. Bracken, age 63, passed away Tuesday February 6, 2018. Robert is survived by his daughter, Haley Bracken of San Diego; brother, Ed (Joy) Bracken of Beverly Shores; sisters: Kay (John) McElmurry of Valparaiso, Linda Almy of Schererville and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by son, Cody Bracken, parents, Howard and Betty Bracken and brother Tom Bracken.
Robert was a graduate of Purdue University and was previously employed as a pilot for Continental airlines for over 25yrs. He loved to travel and was an avid outdoor mans who like to hike, ski, and ride his motorcycles.
Funeral services will be private. Memorials may be given to the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation @www.umdf.org