Robert "Bob" W. Williams

November 3, 1934February 12, 2018

ROBERT ‘BOB’ WILLIAMS, 83, of Flora, Illinois passed away Monday, February 12, 2018 at Flora Gardens Care Center.

Bob was born November 3, 1934 at Rinard, Illinois to Lowell and Kathyrn (Hale) Williams. He married Mary O. Shehorn May 14, 1954 at Rinard, Illinois and she survives.

Bob was a press room operator in the Tool and Dye department of Spartan Manufacturing in Flora, Illinois for 25 years. He enjoyed quail hunting, fishing, and camping. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan as well as enjoyed watching the University of Illinois Football and Basketball teams.

Bob is survived by his loving wife Mary Williams of Flora, Illinois; three daughters Diana (Cory) Adams of Normal, Illinois, Debbie (Robert) Pearce of Cisne, Illinois and Denise Williams of Chicago, Illinois; three sons David Williams of Salem, Illinois, Danny Williams of Clay City, Illinois and Darren (Sara) Williams of Flora, Illinois. Also surviving are seventeen grandchildren, and fourteen great grandchildren and one great grandchild on the way.

Preceding him in death were his parents, one sister, Francie and two infant grandsons, Kevin and Kyle Pearce.

A graveside service will be held Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 10:00 am at Bunker Cemetery near Rinard, Illinois. The family asks that friends and relatives go directly to the cemetery.

Memorials can be made to the donor’s choice and will be accepted at the funeral home.

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  • Graveside Service Thursday, February 15, 2018

Robert "Bob" W. Williams

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sammie Wickiser

February 16, 2018

Debbie, so very sorry on the loss of your father. In my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
Sammie and Tina Wickiser

Terri Glaspy Evans

February 16, 2018

So sorry for your family's loss. May God comfort you during this difficult time.

Lana Logsdon

February 16, 2018

So sorry for the loss of your dad. Mike and Lana Logsdon

Myron and Gail Woomer

February 16, 2018

Prayers for the Williams family.

All 70's Reunion

February 16, 2018

Condolences to the family at the passing of your loved one.

Julie Adams

February 14, 2018

I am so sorry to hear about your dad. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Doug & Debbie (Showalters) Slover

February 14, 2018

Our sincere sympathies for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

February 14, 2018

Our thoughts & prayers are with you.
Diana & Greg Rutland

February 14, 2018

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

John and Judy Lusk

February 14, 2018

Mary and family. We are sorry to hear that Robert has passed. We know that none of us are ever ready to lose a loved one. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We ask that God be with each one of you, and that he will give you all the strength that you need as you go through this difficult time.