Robert Klasing Obituary
 
In Memory of

Robert L Klasing Sr.

October 18, 1931 - November 5, 2013
Obituary

   Morton, IL – Robert L. Klasing Sr., 82, of Morton, passed away at 12:37 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at his home with his family by his side.    He was born Oct. 18, 1931 in Vandalia, IL to Henry Riley and Anna (Carrell) Klasing.  He married Shirley D. Vinson in Pekin, IL on March 24, 1987.  She survives.    Also surviving are 4 children, David (Susan) Klasing of Hanna City, Robert Jr. (Carol) Klasing of Lafayette, IN, Gary Klasing and friend Abby of Morton, Lou Ann (Larry) Moss of Milton, FL; 4 grandchildren, Doug (Samantha) Klasing, Scott Klasing, Lori (Peter) Suffield, Jill (Kyle)...

   Morton, IL – Robert L. Klasing Sr., 82, of Morton, passed away at 12:37 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at his home with his family by his side.

   He was born Oct. 18, 1931 in Vandalia, IL to Henry Riley and Anna (Carrell) Klasing.  He married Shirley D. Vinson in Pekin, IL on March 24, 1987.  She survives.

   Also surviving are 4 children, David (Susan) Klasing of Hanna City, Robert Jr. (Carol) Klasing of Lafayette, IN, Gary Klasing and friend Abby of Morton, Lou Ann (Larry) Moss of Milton, FL; 4 grandchildren, Doug (Samantha) Klasing, Scott Klasing, Lori (Peter) Suffield, Jill (Kyle) Doggett; 4 great-grandchildren; 3 step-children, Kevin (Linda) Vinson of The Colony, TX, Jolene Vinson of Frisco, TX, Leanne Cottrell of Frisco, TX; 2 brothers, Riley (Greeta) Klasing, John (Jane) Klasing; and 2 sisters, Sharon (Lee) Baker, and Kathy (Tom) Moore.

   He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Don.

   Robert worked for Huber Bros. Corp., Morton Auto Auction and Sam Leman Auto in Morton before retiring.  He was a former member of the Peoria Elks Lodge. He was a member of Blessed Sacrament Church in Morton.

   Cremation rites have been accorded.  Private services will be at a later date.  Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria is in charge of arrangements.

   Memorials may be made to Blessed Sacrament Church in Morton.  Online condolences may be made at www.remmertfuneralhome.com.

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"When I think of Bob, the first thing that comes to mind was his quick wit. Bob could be quite the comedian. He was a very good husband to my Mom and he..." Kevin & Linda Vinson (The Colony, TX)

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