DELAVAN - Robert "Bob" William Pollock, 90, of Delavan, Ill., passed away at 11:03 a.m. Monday, April 28, 2014, at Washington Christian Village in Washington, Ill.
Bob was born Sept. 14, 1923, in Lincoln, the son of Clarence and Ida Mae Knaak Pollock. He married Mary Dengler on May 24, 1947, in Lincoln. She survives in Delavan, Ill.
Bob is also survived by two sons, Richard (Cindy) Pollock of Deer Creek and Mark (Adele) Pollock of Tremont; grandchildren, Penny, Chris, Alyssa, Melaney and Brett; great-grandchildren, Mara, Max, Liam, Teddy, Jaxon and Kylie; and one sister, Ida Mae Sielaff of Lincoln.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Clarence Pollock and Walter Pollock.
Bob worked at Ameren Cilco for 41 years as a serviceman. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
Bob was a licensed pilot and flight instructor, a volunteer firefighter and trustee. He also drove the school bus for Delavan District 703 and was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Lincoln and the American Legion Post of Delavan.
Services for Bob will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 3, 2014, at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln, with the Rev. Tom Eckhardt officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Friday, May 2, from 6 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Zion Cemetery in Lincoln, with full military rites accorded by Delavan American Legion Post.
Memorials may be given in his honor to Immanuel Lutheran Church or the