Robert Edward Drumm

May 22, 1945 ~ October 1, 2023 (age 78) 78 Years Old

Robert Drumm Obituary

Robert Edward Drumm, age 78 of Salem, Indiana passed away Sunday, October 1, 2023 at 11:40 am, in Norton Brownsboro Hospital Louisville. 

Born May 22, 1945 in Akron, Ohio he was the son of the late Earl W. and Gladys M. (Bramley) Drumm.

He was a member of the St. Patrick Catholic Church, a 1963 graduate of
Salem High School and graduated from I.U. Southeast with a BA in Business.

In 1991, he retired as an Executive of British American Tobacco Company (Brown & Williamson) after over 30 years of service. 

On September 21, 1963 he married Cheryl Lynne (Gill) Drumm, who survives.

Also surviving are: 2 sons: Mark Drumm of Dallas, Texas and Chris Drumm of Boca Raton, Florida and 1 sister: Nancy Baird of Musgogee, Oklahoma.

He was preceded in death by son: Aaron D. Drumm and brother: Richard Earl Drumm. 

Funeral Service: 2:00 pm Saturday at Dawalt Funeral Home, followed by interment in St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery in Salem.   
Visitation: 10 am until the time of the service on Saturday.

The Family Requests Memorial Contributions to:
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, Tennessee  38105

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October 7, 2023

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167

Funeral Service
October 7, 2023

2:00 PM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167


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