Robert Jesse Struble, 78, of Burlington, died at 10:10 p.m. Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, at Morning Sun Care Center.

Born March 2, 1939, in Monmouth, Illinois, he was the son of Nick and Helen Simeson Struble. On June 6, 1963, he married Peggy P. Patton.

Mr. Struble enjoyed working on cars and trucks, reading newspapers and car books, watching auto racing on TV and the show “Cops.” He enjoyed going to his favorite restaurant, Perkins.

Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Martha Morse, Patricia Goruthup and Linda McBeth, all of Burlington; two sons, Johny Struble and Arthur Struble, both of Burlington; 10 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; two brothers, David Struble and Jim Struble; and one sister, Janet Struble.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.

A memorial service will be at a later date.

Cremation has been entrusted to Lunning Chapel.