Dr. Robert L. Riesenberger, 69, of Belleville, Ill., born Feb. 22, 1947, in Belleville, Ill., died Friday, July 29, 2016, at his residence.
Bob graduated from Belleville Township High School in 1965. He earned his Doctor of Chiropractic from Logan College of Chiropractic in 1969. His office was located in south St. Louis City where he practiced for 40 years. He spent his life as a caretaker to all who knew him. He devoted his life to God, family, friends, and to his patients.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Sharon Riesenberger; a son, Kristopher J. Riesenberger; a granddaughter, Hannah Riesenberger; grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Surviving are his loving wife of 33 years, Karen, nee Pence, Riesenberger, whom he married on May 21, 1983; two sons, Randall (Amy) Riesenberger and Ronald Riesenberger; a daughter, Jennifer Wollmann; five grandchildren, Rachel (Paul) Durante, Leah, Avarah, Adah, and Isaac Riesenberger; his parents, Cordell and Margaret, nee Stuempler, Riesenberger of Belleville, Ill; and extended family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the
, to St. Mary's Catholic Church, Belleville, Ill., or to Hospice of Southern Illinois. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family 9 to 11:40 a.m. Saturday, August 6, 2016, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, Ill.
Funeral: A funeral procession will leave at 11:40 a.m. Saturday, August 6, 2016, from George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, Ill., for a noon Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Belleville, Ill., with Father Christopher Anyanwu officiating. Burial will follow at Green Mount Catholic Cemetery, Belleville, Ill.
GEORGE RENNER & SONS FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2016