Robert Scott Schobert, 51, of New Athens, Ill., born June 22, 1961, in Belleville, Ill., died at 9:55 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Ill.
Bob was a loving father, husband, and brother and will be missed greatly. He was a member of Plumbers and Pipefitters Local No. 101 in Belleville, Ill. He was an avid fisherman, hunter and gardener. Bow hunting deer was his favorite sport and his garden produced showcase vegetables.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Stanley and Agnes, nee Fenner, Schobert.
Surviving are his wife, daughter and best friends, Sharon (Minton) Schobert and Lori Schobert. Also surviving are two brothers, Dan Schobert of Belleville and Joe (Babe) Schobert of Swansea; two sisters, Jean (Tom) Harbison of Swansea and Sandy (Mark) O'Donnell of Milstadt; and many nieces, nephews, good friends and hunting and fishing buddies.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the Lori Schobert Trust Fund in care of the US Bank in New Athens, Ill. Internet visitors may register online at www.KalmerMemorialServices.com.
Funeral: A celebration of life will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 21, 2013, at Cutters Bar and Grill, 239 Carlyle Ave. in Belleville, Ill.
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Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Apr. 19, 2013