|Birth: ||Nov. 19, 1929|
|Death: ||Apr. 13, 2007|
Robert P. (Bob) Sargeant, Sr., Galesburg Chapel
77, 203 California Ave., East Galesburg, IL, died at 11:25 AM Friday, April 13, 2007 in OSF St. Mary Medical Center.
He was born November 19, 1929 in Galesburg, the son of Kenneth L. and Delilah M. Wade Sargeant. He married Betty D. Wyman in September of 1952 in Galesburg. He later married Marguerite Jacobs on August 6, 1977 in Wataga, IL. She survives.
Also surviving is a son, Robert (and Carol) Sargeant, Jr., Blandinsville, IL, a daughter, Sherrie (and Lanny) Smith, Somerset, NJ, a step son, James A.O. Jacobs, Ohio, IL, a step daughter, Rebecca Beary, Wataga, 6 brothers, Delbert (and Rose) Sargeant, Altona, IL, Larry Sargeant, Jim Sargeant, Clyde Sargeant, Rick Sargeant, and Michael (and Rossie) Sargeant, all of Galesburg, 3 sisters, Lois (and Robert) Condreay, Galesburg, Janice (and Albert) Westfall, Henderson, IL, and Linda (and Roger) Thurman, Knoxville, IL, 6 grandchildren, 1 step grandchild, 5 great grandchildren, 6 great great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 brothers, and a sister.
He was a custodian at Knoxville High School for 15 years, retiring in November of 1992. He attended Galesburg High School. He was a member of the Wataga Congregational Church. He served in the United States Navy from 1948 to 1951 during the Korean Conflict.
Cremation will be accorded. Memorial service will be 10 AM Thursday in Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. The Rev. David Kramer will officiate. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
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