Robert J. "Bob" Folkerts, 66, of Belleville, Ill., born July 9, 1949, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, at the Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.
For many years Bob was an insurance salesman in the Belleville and East St. Louis, Ill., areas.
Surviving are his daughter, Carrie of Collinsville, Ill.; a brother, Ralph (Shirley) Folkerts of Cumming, Ga.; two sisters, Joan (Dale) Speckman of Union, Mich., and Janet (Gary) Lew of Los Angeles, Calif.; and three grandchildren.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Collinsville. www.herrfuneral.com
Visitation: Friends may visit from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, at Herr Funeral Home, Collinsville, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Lutheran Cemetery, Collinsville, Ill.
HERR FUNERAL HOME, Collinsville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Jan. 15, 2016