Robert Risney

ROBERT A. RISNEY, 41 ROCKFORD - Robert A. Risney, 41, of Rockford died at 10:05 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center after a long illness. Born March 23, 1971, in Rockford, son of Anthony and Regina (Fewell) Risney. He lived his whole life in Rockford, graduating from Jefferson High School in 1990. At the age of 26, he suffered a mental disorder of paranoia schizophrenia. The past 10 years he has been living at Fairview Nursing Home being cared for by the social workers of Adapt. He was a very sweet man, very loving and sensitive to others' feelings. He is survived by parents, Tony and Regina; sister, Joanna (Eric) Adams; nephews, Austin and Colton; and niece, Kristina. Memorial visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, at Olson Funeral & Cremation Services Ltd., Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 Second Ave. To share a memory or condolence, visit olsonfh.com.

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Olson Funeral Home - Rockford
1001 SECOND AVE  Rockford, IL 61104
(815) 963-6521

Published in Rockford Register Star from Feb. 12 to Feb. 13, 2013