Robert J. Pinnow

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ROSCOE – Robert J. Pinnow, 77, of Roscoe, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Swedish American Hospital in Belvidere.
Bob was born Sept. 25, 1935, in Palatine, the son of Arthur and Elsie Meier Pinnow. He was a 1954 graduate of Glenbrook (now Glenbrook North) High School. Bob married Nancy Lindenberg on July 12, 1958, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Glenview.
He was a United States Army veteran and employed as a mail carrier in the Crystal Lake area, retiring in 1991. He enjoyed woodcrafts and especially his family.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy; son, Paul Pinnow of Crystal Lake; daughter, Barbara Pinnow of Newark; brother, Arthur (Esther) Pinnow of Fort Wayne, Ind.; sister-in-law, Ruth Pinnow; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Patricia Pinnow; and two brothers, Richard (Jean) Pinnow and William Pinnow.
Friends will be received from noon until the funeral service at 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at St. Andrew Lutheran Church, 511 W. Rockton Road, Rockton. The Rev. Phil Bruening will officiate.
Interment will be 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 7, in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Harvard.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in his name may be made to St. Andrew Lutheran Church or Walcamp.
Share a memory or a condolence with the Pinnow family at www.brianmarkfh.com.
The Brian Mark Funeral Home, Beloit, Wis., assisted the family. For information, call the funeral home at 608-362-2000.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Jan. 3, 2013
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