Remmert Funeral Home
521 East Washington Street
East Peoria, IL 61611
(309) 699-9613
For more information about
More Obituaries for Robert Klasing
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Robert Klasing

Obituary Condolences

Robert Klasing Obituary

MORTON - 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, Ill., to Henry Riley and Anna (Carrell) Klasing. He married Shirley D. Vinson in Pekin, Ill., on March 24, 1987. She survives.

Also surviving are four children, David (Susan) Klasing of Hanna City, Robert Jr. (Carol) Klasing of Lafayette, Ind., Gary Klasing and friend Abby of Morton and Lou Ann (Larry) Moss of Milton, Fla.; four grandchildren, Doug (Samantha) Klasing, Scott Klasing, Lori (Peter) Suffield and Jill (Kyle) Doggett; four great-grandchildren; three stepchildren, Kevin (Linda) Vinson of The Colony, Texas, Jolene Vinson of Frisco, Texas, and Leanne Cottrell of Frisco, Texas; two brothers, Riley (Greeta) Klasing and John (Jane) Klasing; and two 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.

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Nov. 7, 2013
Read More