Robert "Bob" S. Attebery
February 26, 1928 – April 24, 2018
ROBERT “BOB” S. ATTEBERY, 90, of Cisne, Illinois passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at Cisne Rehabilitation and Health Center from a battle with cancer.
Bob was born February 26, 1928 in Fairfield, Illinois to Philip R. and Marie (Staley) Attebery. He married Dorothy Ferne Conard September 6, 1953 at Blue Point Church near Cisne, Illinois.
Bob retired as ground man from Wayne White Electric Cooperative. He loved spending time with his family and grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was a U. S. Navy Veteran serving in WWII and a U. S. Army Veteran serving in the Korean War.
Bob is survived by his wife Dorothy Attebery of Cisne, Illinois; two sons Don (Jean) Attebery of Cisne, Illinois and Richard (Liz) Attebery of Geff, Illinois and one sister Linda (John) Edgington of Calhoun, Illinois. Also surviving are four grandchildren, Cody (Cecily) Attebery of Fairfield, Illinois, Andrew (Daniela) Attebery of Chicago, Illinois, J’ne (Ryan) McGehee of Fairfield, Illinois, and Paige (Shae) Attebery of Geff, Illinois and two great grandchildren Asa and Hutch Attebery.
Preceding him in death were his parents.
Funeral services will be 11am Friday, April 27, 2018 at Hosselton Funeral Home. Visitation will be prior to service 10am-11am. Burial will be in Cisne Cemetery with military rites.
Memorials may be given to donor’s choice and will be accepted at the funeral home.
- Cody Attebery
- Ryan McGehee
- Scott Conard
- Andy Attebery
- Chris Conard
- Shae Price
- Visitation Friday, April 27, 2018
- Funeral Service Friday, April 27, 2018
Robert "Bob" S. Attebery
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Vicky Eley (Latch)
April 26, 2018
Dear Dorothy , I know he it has been many years since we spoke or saw one another but I will never forget how special you and Bob were to my Mom and Dad Dale and Ruby Latch. It is hard to believe they both have been gone for 30 yrs. I do have the memory of how much they loved you and Bob. I found pics of all of you the other day at one of your bank parties. How I miss them. I lost my husband last year as well so I do know how you feel Dorothy with God's love I am very blessed even though my Gary is gone. I would like to share a short quote that helps me thru every day. I was supposed to spend the rest of my life with you. And then I realized you spent the rest of your life with me. I smile because I know you loved me till the day you went away and will keep loving me... Till the day were together again. Take Care old friend, Vicky (Latch) Eley