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Robert E. Boyle

Born: November 28, 1937; in Mendota, IL

Died: January 8, 2018; in DeKalb, IL

Robert E. Boyle, 80, of Sycamore, IL, died on Monday, January 8, 2018 at Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital.

He was born November 28, 1937 in Mendota, IL to Keith and Verda (Loptien) Boyle. Robert married Nadine Tune in Sycamore, on April 12, 1975. He was a 1955 graduate of Sycamore High School and earned his Associate Degree in Business at Kishwaukee College. He was a tool and die maker for Duplex, Precision Industries, Boeing and ITT Canon. Upon retiring he moved north to Minnesota to fish a write a published book, "Lone Wolf."

Robert is survived by his loving wife, Nadine; 3 sons, Bob (Karen) Boyle, Bill (Emily) Boyle, and Scott Sims; 3 daughters, Julie (Gary) Grendahl, Katrina (Tom) Kufrin, and Teresa Lambesis; 10 grandchildren, Eric (Karla) Grendahl, Hannah Kufrin, Ryan and Connor Boyle, Katie and Audrey Boyle, Alyssa Fisher, Cory Boyle, Joshua Shearer, and Hannah Sims; 4 great grandchildren, Zakia Lambesis, Avery Boyle, Izaya Fisher, and Liam Grendahl; one brother, Keith (Marilyn) Boyle; one sister, Kaye Abolins; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

His visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 am on Saturday, January 13th at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 615 N. 1st Street, DeKalb, IL 60115, with a service officiated by Rev. Kathy Lawes following the visitation.

Memorials can be made in care of the Butala Funeral Home and Crematory, 1405 DeKalb Ave., Sycamore, IL. 60178.

For info go to www.ButalaFuneralHomes.com or call 815-895-2833.
Published in Daily-Chronicle on Jan. 11, 2018
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