Robert Joseph Katkus

June 18, 1965August 4, 2018
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Robert “Bob” Katkus age 53 of Park Ridge, passed away surrounded by his family on August 4, 2018, he was the beloved husband of Lisa (nee Burghard); loving father of Robert Jr and Colleen; dear son of Marian Katkus and brother of James Katkus; and a dear friend to many. Memorial Visitation will be held on Saturday August 18, from 1:00 pm -4:00 pm with the Celebration of Life Service at 4:00 pm at Oehler Funeral Home, 2099 Miner St (corner of Northwest Hwy/ Rt 14 and Rand Rd) Des Plaines. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to American Brain Tumor Association (


  • Memorial Visitatoion Saturday, August 18, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Saturday, August 18, 2018

Robert Joseph Katkus

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Karen Dannenhauer

August 27, 2018

I am very sorry to hear of Bob's passing. I knew him way back in jr high -- had a bit of a crush on him. He was a very nice guy then and I'm sure was a wonderful husband and father. My condolences.

Vicki Rode

August 26, 2018

We are so sorry to hear about Robert's passing. Our thoughts are with Colleen and her family at this time.
With heartfelt condolences,
The Rode Family

Julie Barsellotti Karr

August 22, 2018


I'm deeply sorry to hear of Bob's passing. I pray for your peace in knowing he is in heaven and will always watch over you and continue to guide you and your children thru life. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Much love,
Julie Barsellotti Karr

Beth Figliulo

August 17, 2018

So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you as we are not able to be with you in person for the memorial service.

Condolences to Colleen and the entire family.

Peace. The Figliulo Family

Denise DILILLO Peranich

August 14, 2018

Dad loved Bob like a son , he was truly a wonderful friend and neighbor . He will be greatly missed but not forgotten .
He and dad are up in heaven right now talking away ....

PAUL and I give our sympathy and our thoughts and prayers are with your family .
Denise DILILLO Peranich

Kevin Keely

August 9, 2018

I am soooo sorry to hear that Bob has left us do soon. I wish I would have gotten to spend more time with him, but the times I did spend with him were always a ton of fun. I do have some great memories. Condolences to Lisa and the entire Katkus family.....from the Keely family.