Robert Lee Carroll
1949 - 2021
BORN
April 26, 1949
DIED
April 26, 2021
Robert Lee Carroll

Born: April 26, 1949; Morrison

Died: April 26, 2021; Lake Summerset

LAKE SUMMERSET – Robert Lee Carroll, age 72 of Lake Summerset, IL, formerly of Morrison, IL, passed away at home on Monday, April 26, 2021.

He was born April 26, 1949 in Morrison, IL, the son of the late Dan and Dorothy (VanKampen) Carroll. He was a graduate of Morrison High School. Bob married Gloria Workman on August 11, 1972.

He had worked at General Electric in Morrison, and later at 3M in Cordova, where he had 25 years of perfect attendance. Bob was also a volunteer fireman for the city of Morrison for 15 years. He enjoyed golfing, fishing and cutting wood for his fireplace. Most of all, he loved his family, especially spending time with his grandkids. He will always be remembered as an honorable man who was well known and respected in his community.

He is survived by his wife, Gloria Carroll of Lake Summerset; son, Christopher Shawn Carroll of Lake Summerset; daughters, Ronnie Jean Carroll of Sterling, IL, Bobbie Jo (Dexter) Watkins of Lake Summerset, and Terrie Jo (John Adams) Carroll of Morrison; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sisters, Janice Stage of Fulton, IL and Mary (Larry) Eads of Morrison; brother-in-law, Glenn Landherr; and many nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Daniel Carroll; sisters, Linda DeGroot and Donna Landherr; and brother-in-law, Donald Stage, Sr.

The funeral service will take place on Tuesday, May 4th at 12:30 p.m. at the Daughenbaugh Funeral Home in Dakota, IL with a visitation beginning at 11 a.m.

A memorial fund has been established for the Morrison Fire Department.

Condolences may be shared at www.walkermortuary.com.

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Published by Sauk Valley News on May 1, 2021.
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, Dakota, Illinois
May
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Daughenbaugh Funeral Home
, Dakota, Illinois
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I'm sorry for your loss, Gloria and family. I remember you and Bob hosting bible studies. He always had a smile and loved his family!
Dawn Young
Friend
May 5, 2021
Good fireman
Warren Pruis
Friend
May 3, 2021
Our deepest sympathies go out to you all. Bob was a nice guy, I remember he did cable installation for awhile on the side and installed it for us and of course Bob worked with him at 3M. Blessings, Bob and Terry Klimstra
Bob Klimstra
Coworker
April 29, 2021
We are so deeply sorry for your loss. Thinking of your family and praying for you all at this time of great heartache. We did not have the privilege of meeting Bob, but we have gotten to know his wonderful daughter, Bobbie, and her family over the last year. We know he leaves behind a great legacy in his family. Love to you all.
Chris and Erin Anderson
Friend
April 28, 2021
Rest in peace Bob. You always welcomed others with words of wisdom and a smile - truly a pleasure to work with. Our thoughts and prayers are with family members and friends. Clint and Dorothy Petersen
Clint Petersen
Coworker
April 28, 2021
I knew Bob for many years, way back to the days at GE and from 3M as well. Always one of the good guys! Lots of memories! He will be missed by all that knew him! RIP Bob! Love, hugs and prayers to the families and friends left behind. Randy & Linda Boelkins & Julie Vegter, currently from Phoenix AZ
Linda Boelkins
Friend
April 28, 2021
Gloria and family, you have our deepest sympathy! Many prayers for you all.
Brenda Mayfield
Family
April 27, 2021
I love you dad...
Ronnie Carroll
Daughter
April 27, 2021