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Robert Allen Folkers
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1922
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 26, 2005
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

Buried 11 March 2005

Robert is the son of George Louis and Anna Mathilda Adela Krumsieg. He was the brother of Norman, Virginia and Dorothy.
Peoria Journal Star, The (IL) - Wednesday, March 2, 2005

EAST PEORIA - Robert A. Folkers , 82, formerly of East Peoria, died at 1 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005, at Lutheran Hillside Village in Peoria, where he was a resident.

He was born Oct. 21, 1922, in Peoria to George and Anna Krumsieg Folkers .

Surviving is one sister, Dorothy (and David) Ebs of San Antonio, Texas.

He was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.

He was a World War II and Korean War Air Force veteran.

A graduate of Bradley University in Peoria, he was a field engineer for Caterpillar Inc., retiring in 1985.

He was a member of Mount Calvary Lutheran Church in Peoria.

A memorial service will be at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at his church. The Rev. Barry Long will officiate. There will be no visitation. Cremation will be accorded. Wilton Mortuary in Peoria is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to his church or to Lutheran Hillside Village.
Family links: 
  George Louis Folkers (1895 - 1974)
  Anna Mathilda Adela Krumsieg Folkers (1896 - 1987)
Note: Information is from the Lutheran Cemetery Lot Inquiry list for Folkers.
Lutheran Cemetery
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Blk 14 Lot 10 Space 10
Created by: Kari Olson
Record added: Feb 11, 2013
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Robert Allen Folkers
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 Added: Mar. 16, 2013

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