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Robert James "Bob" Dobratz
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Birth: May 8, 1924
Death: May 19, 2004

Son of Robert & Vera Van Sickle Dobratz.
Husband of Donna Lee Peck Dobratz.
Brother of Eugene A. Dobratz

obit "Rockford Register Star", May 22, 2004

ROCKFORD -- Robert J. "Bob" Dobratz, 80, of Rockford died at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 19, 2004, in Nelson Debes Subacute Care after a brief illness. Born May 8, 1924, in Rockford, the son of Robert G. and Vera (Van Sickle) Dobratz. Bob married Donna Peck Oct 12, 1946, in Rockford. He was employed by National Lock as a tool and die maker for 33 years. U.S. Navy veteran, serving in World War II. He enjoyed fishing and gardening, and was a member of the Navy Club.

Survivors include wife, Donna, and children, Patricia (Bob) Keinz, Steven Dobratz and Robert J. (Anne) Dobratz, Jr, all of Rockford, and Scott (Kim) Dobratz of South Beloit, grandchildren, Ronald, Christopher, Keith, Kevin, Julie, Jennifer, Alexandria, and Cara, great-grandchildren, Ethan, Donavan, Brandon, Blake, Journie, Dalen, and Hailie, brother, Eugene Dobratz of Rockford, sister, Shirley (John) Griffin of Waukesha, Wis, and several nieces and nephews, Services at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 25, in Ulrey Funeral Home, 7000 W. State St, with the Rev. Kurt Handrich of Calvary Lutheran Church, Beloit, Wisc., officiating. Cremation rights to be accorded, with interment in Willwood Burial Park. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, May 24, in the funeral home. Memorials to the family.

Family links: 
  Robert Gustav Dobratz (1904 - 1945)
  Donna Lee Peck Dobratz (1928 - 2004)*
  Robert James Dobratz (1924 - 2004)
  Eugene Arthur Dobratz (1926 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Willwood Burial Park
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Created by: R Dobratz
Record added: Aug 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55704949
Robert James Bob Dobratz
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 Added: Mar. 8, 2013
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- R Dobratz
 Added: Aug. 1, 2010

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