GLASFORD - Robert "Bob" E. Wall, 73, of Glasford passed away at 12 noon on Monday, March 12, 2012, at Timbercreek Rehabilitation Center in Pekin.
He was born on April 30, 1938, in Peoria, Ill., to George and Pearl (Way) Wall. He married Shirley Ann Morris on July 20, 1968, in Glasford.
He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers and one sister.
Surviving are his wife, Shirley of Glasford; and two sons, Greg (Megan) Wall of Glasford and Dennis (Laurice) Wall of Owing Mills, Md. Also surviving are four grandchildren, Gillian, Alec, Ethan and Grace; and one brother, Tony (Carol) Wall of Glasford.
Bob served in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged in 1967.
He worked for Caterpillar Inc. for over 30 years before retiring in 1998.
He was an avid gardner and enjoyed fishing, woodworking and watching the Cubs.
A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2012, at Lancaster Cemetery in Glasford. Davison-Fulton-Woolsey Funeral Home in Glasford is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the
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