Robert C. Berkel

August 17, 1927September 21, 2013

Robert C. Berkel, 86, born August 17, 1927 in Belleville, Illinois, passed away on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at MarKa Nursing Home, Mascoutah, Illinois. Robert was a retired factory worker. He loved fishing and the outdoors. He was a United States Army Veteran serving in the Korean War. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Bessie, nee Anderson, Berkel; siblings, James Berkel and Helen Tinius; Surviving are his step brother, Larry Berkel of Florida and nieces and nephews Barbara Junker, Linda Stock, Robert (Bobby) Tinius, Bruce Tinius, Daisy Tinius, Ramona Tinius, Graveside services will be held at Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Illinois on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 11:00 AM Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home, Belleville, Illinois


  • Committal Service Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Robert C. Berkel

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September 23, 2013

I am so sorry for your loss, Robert (Bob) worked wth my father for many years and he and his mother were friends of my aunt and grandmother (all of who have passed now). Please know he is not forgotten.
Daughter and family of John W Myers.

Carolyn Klemp

September 23, 2013

I lived nest to Robert & Bessie in the Moblie Home Court and they watch out for me and were great neighbors. When we moved we still visited and when I had my son they came and was some of his first vistors.