SPRINGFIELD, IL - Bobbie Gean Caldwell 79, died at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
He was born June 23, 1934, in Royalton, to Frank and Winnie Ethel Karr Caldwell. He married Shirley Cadrette on April 13, 1959, and she survives.
Also surviving are one son, Robert (Vicki) Caldwell of Divernon; granddaughter, Jennifer R. Caldwell; two great-grandchildren, Kaylyn and Danny; four stepgrandchildren; four step great-grandchildren; sister, Irene Sanders of Zeigler, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.
Bobbie was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and three sisters.
He has been a resident of Springfield since 1968. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and retired from the Department of Transportation as an administrative clerk.
Graveside Service: 11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at Camp Butler National Cemetery, with Pastor Eddie Miller officiating.
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