STERLING – Robert F. Erb, 83, died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Robert was born Oct. 22, 1929, in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of George and Mary (Becker) Erb. He married Anne M. Buhrow on Sept. 4, 1953, in Sterling. She died March 5, 2010. Robert worked at Reliant Fastner in Rock Falls.
Survivors include one daughter, Dianne (Paul) Adams of Sterling; one son, Doug (Corinna) Erb of Woodstock; one brother, Joe Dingas of Ohio; and four grandchildren, Brandon Adams, Reganne Adams, Peyton Erb and Griffin Erb.
The visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. Cremation rites will be accorded and private family burial will be at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to Sterling High School Foundation and CGH Love On A Leash.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-626-6311.