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Robert C. Weishar

June 10, 1922 - May 5, 2007

Robert C. Weishar

CHICAGO – Robert C. Weishar, 84, of Chicago, died Saturday, May 5, 2007 at Lincoln Park Hospital.

He was born June 10, 1922 in Springfield, IL, the son of Leo C. and Bertha W. Schmitt Weishar. He married Lucille Lewis on August 17, 1946; she preceded him in death on October 27, 1979. His parents also preceded him in death.

Mr. Weishar retired as a comptroller and worked for Pillsbury, Libby, and Nestle Co. He was a United States Army veteran serving during WWII in Europe. He was a member of Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago and a lifetime member of University of Illinois Alumni Association. He enjoyed traveling and was a part-time travel agent in Chicago after retirement.

Survivors: one daughter, Patricia (husband, James) Gutzwiller of Tinley Park; one son, Michael C. Weishar of Eugene, OR; five grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, May 27, 2007 at Calvary Cemetery, Monsignor John Ossola officiating. Burial: Calvary Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home of Service.

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