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Frank Bart Rotherham

July 18, 1940 - May 6, 2015

Frank “Bart” Rotherham, 74, of Springfield, died at 8:20 am, Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born July 18, 1940 in Springfield, to Thomas and Leona Bell Rotherham. He married Betty Sanderfield on August 1, 1959 and she survives.

Also surviving are four sons, Gregory Bart, Frank Jeffrey and Michael Edward Rotherham, all of Springfield and Gerald Bradley (Shantel) Rotherham of Rochester; four grandchildren, Courtney, Geoffrey, Audriana and Alyssa; one great grandchild, Camdyn; five sisters, Patricia (Miles) Horton, Theresa (Bill) Bennett and Cheryl West all of Springfield, Linda (Ronald) Richards of Rochester and Barbara (Tom) Lorden of GA; five brothers, Tom and John Rotherham of Springfield, Robert (Clara) Rotherham of Pekin, Dennis (Frances) Rotherham of VA and Tim (Joni) Rotherham of Williamsville and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother Michael.

Bart was a member of Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and photography. He worked as a photographer and cameraman.

Visitation: 5-7 pm, Monday, May 11, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home, with a prayer service at 7:00 pm.

Funeral Mass: 10:00 am, Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception with Reverend Christopher House officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, May 11, 2015

Time: 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield


1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

Prayer service at 7 pm

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Time: 10:00 am

Cathedral Of The Immaculate Conception


524 E Lawrence Ave
Springfield, IL 62703

217-522-3342 Map

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.

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