|Birth: ||Dec. 11, 1949|
|Death: ||Aug. 25, 2011|
PEORIA, IL - Robert S. "Bob" Doktor, 61, of Peoria passed away at 7:23 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria.
He was born on Dec. 11, 1949, in Philipsburg, Pa., to Stanley J. and Louise (Bodenshok) Doktor. He married Mary S. Mooberry on June 21, 1975, in Peoria.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one niece.
Surviving is his wife, Mary of Peoria; two sons, Brian Doktor of Thornton, Colo., and Christopher Doktor of Fort Bragg, N.C., who is currently serving in Afghanistan; one sister, Mary Ann (Rex) Vaughn of Brimfield, Ill.; and two nieces.
Bob was a graduate of Elmwood High School and attended Bradley University.
He worked as a service manager for many years at Sam Leman in Eureka and then as a service writer for Ray Dennison in Pekin, Ill., until his passing.
He was a model railroad enthusiast and volunteered his time at Mike's Scale Railroads in Peoria.
He helped with the recruiting of mechanic students for ICC and he enjoyed photography, air shows and anything to do with airplanes.
Burial will be in Springdale Cemetery in Peoria.
Published in Peoria Journal Star on August 30, 2011
Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Sep 05, 2011
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