Robert E.-Carlquist-Obituary

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Robert E. Carlquist

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To Donna and Family. Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.

Donna and Carlquist family. The Jackson family has you guys in our thoughts and prayers.

Dear Donna and family, Jim and I were very sorry to hear of your loss. We wish you and yours the blessing of sharing memories and in time smiles.

Bob was one of our better bridge players. We'll miss him.

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. Very smart bridge player. Will be missed by all in the Burr Ridge and Downers Grove bridge clubs.

May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. You're in my thoughts and prayers! xx

May the memories of all the good times lighten your sadness. Love to all. Rene' & Scott Kwiatkowski

He was always joking. My condolences to Donna and the rest of his family. I am sure he will be missed


Robert E.'s Obituary

Robert E. "Bob" Carlquist, U.S. Army veteran. Beloved husband to Donna nee Conrad Carlquist, left this life on January 2, 2019. He was a hardworking family man who was always ready with a silly joke. Bob enjoyed golf, playing cards and vacations with family. He was a loving father to his daughters, Julia Glas, Virginia (Dennis) Twombly, Amy Landa and Joanne (Leonard) Roach. He was proceeded in death by his sons Eric and Nicholas Carlquist. Cherished grandfather of Marc(Tatum) and Jessica Glas, Ian and Lauren Twombly, Alex, Brianna, Christina and Brenden Carlquist, Madelyn Landa, Leonard and Emily Roach, along with Scott Culley. Dear great grandfather of Mason, Millie, Brooklyn, Liam, Autumn, Elijah and Katie. Fond brother of Walter (Carol) Carlquist. Dear uncle and great uncle to many.

Celebration of his life will be Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 3-7 p.m. with prayers starting at 5:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to Little City Foundation a charity he volunteered for, would be appreciated.

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