Robert Singer(1959 - 2013)

PEORIA - Robert Andrew Singer, 53, of Peoria, Ill., passed away Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria, Ill.

He was born Dec. 14, 1959, in Cambridge, Ohio, to Joseph and Elizabeth Lisi Singer.

He was preceded in death by his father.

He is survived by his mother, Elizabeth Singer of Brooksville, Fla.; sons, Joey Singer of Crystal Lake, Ill., and Daniel Singer of Crystal Lake, Ill.; significant other, Luanne Atterberry of Peoria, Ill.; and her children, Ashley Atterberry of Carbondale, Ill., and Jacob Atterberry of Phoenix, Ariz. He is also survived by his sister, Mary (Tom) Johnson; brothers, Joe (Julie) Singer, Michael (Maria) Singer and John (Susan) Singer; and several nieces and nephews.

Robert had a bachelor's degree from Eastern Illinois University.

He worked as a sales manager for Donelson Corporation in Peoria, Ill.

He was involved with the Elks Lodge, Knights of Columbus and Illinois Sportsman's Club. He was a member of Coyote Creek, where he loved to golf.

Cremation has been accorded, and a memorial service will be held Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at Bethany Baptist Church, 7422 N. Heinz Lane, Edwards, IL 61528, at 7:30 p.m., with visitation from 5 to 7 p.m. at the church. Dr. Ritch Boerckel, senior pastor, will officiate. Graveside services will be held Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at 11:30 a.m. at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Cemetery, 1185 W. Algonquin Road, Palatine, IL 60067.

Memorials may be made to brain cancer research in his name.

The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co., Pekin/Peoria, Ill., is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at csmico.com.

Funeral Home

Cremation Society of Mid Illinois
905 S 5th St Pekin, IL 61555
(309) 688-2088

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Sept. 8, 2013