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Robert Henry Pierce, Sr
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1886
Hopkins
Nodaway County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1979
West Peoria
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

Robert Pierce Sr., 92, of W. Heading, died at 10:15 p.m. Friday at his home.

He had been a self-employed appliance repairman 60 years, retiring in 1964.

Born Aug 30, 1886, in Hopkins, Mo., a ons of Theodore S. and Agatha Harrison Pierce, he married Florence Knilas, Feb 22, 1911, at Alta.

Surviving are his wife; two sons, Walker L. Pierce Sr., Robert H. Pierce Jr., both of Peoria, one daughter, Mrs. Robert (Marilyn) Nolan of Morton; one sister, Mrs. Mabel Alldrege of Peoria; 10 grand-children; 11 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by one great-granddaughter, three sisters and seven brothers.

Services will be at 1 p.m. tomorrow at Endsley & Son Funeral Home, 1125 Main, where friends may call from 5 to 7 tonight.

The Rev. L. Scott Huson will officiate and burial will be in Mount Hawley Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Theodore Seymore Pierce (1854 - 1924)
  Agatha Ann Harrison Pierce (1862 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Florence Elizabeth Knilans Pierce (1891 - 1982)
 
 Children:
  Walker Lawrence Pierce (1912 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frederick Haywood Pierce (1878 - 1959)*
  Howard William Pierce (1880 - 1966)*
  Lillian Elenor Pierce Carr (1882 - 1967)*
  Hanford Theodore Pierce (1884 - 1961)*
  Robert Henry Pierce (1886 - 1979)
  Mildred Emma Pierce Hammel (1888 - 1917)*
  Mabel Alviria Pierce Alldredge (1890 - 1979)*
  Oliver V Pierce (1892 - 1942)*
  Fremont Pierce (1894 - 1978)*
  Grace Ada Pierce Peterson (1896 - 1963)*
  Paul Prentiss Pierce (1900 - 1900)*
  Homer Lawrence Pierce (1902 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hawley Cemetery
Peoria
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
Originally Created by: John Melton
Record added: Aug 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21258246
Robert Henry Pierce, Sr
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- Melissa OBrian
 Added: Feb. 26, 2012

- DThompson
 Added: Oct. 20, 2009
 
 
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