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Robert G. Wendtland

March 18, 1931 January 29, 2019
Robert G. Wendtland
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Obituary for Robert G. Wendtland

Robert G. Wendtland, age 87, of Richmond was called home to be with our Lord Tuesday, January 29, 2019. He was born March 18, 1931 in Baldwin, Michigan to Gustav and Ethel (Daum) Wendtland. On October 3, 1959 he married his loving wife Doreen Choske at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Round lake.

Robert attended Lane Tech High School before entering the U.S. Navy. After the service, he worked for his brother as a painter and was employed by several bakeries before working as a lineman for the phone company. Robert was a loving husband and dad and a doting Papa. He enjoyed all sports, fishing and hunting, puzzles, crafts and spending time in his trailer in Morris, IL. Robert served as a volunteer at Camp Moyoca Moody Youth Camp as well as serving many years as an usher at Moody church.

Robert is survived by his wife of 59 years, Doreen; son, Glenn (Susan) Wendtland; three grandchildren, Sandra Wendtland, Sarah (Mark)La Master, and Robert Wendtland.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Kenneth Wendtland, William Wendtland; sisters, Marian Geraldi, Beverly Wendtland.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2019 from 9 a.m. until the 12 p.m. funeral service at Thompson Spring Grove Funeral Home 8103 Wilmot Road, Spring Grove, IL 60081.
For information call the funeral home at 815-675-0550.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to LifeSpring Community Church Building Fund, 2503 Spring Ridge Drive Spring Grove, IL 60081 or on-line at: https://giving.ncsservices.org/g3/


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Visitation

Saturday

2

Feb

9:00 AM 2/2/2019 9:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2/2/2019 12:00:00 PM
Thompson Spring Grove Funeral Home

8103 Wilmot Road
Spring Grove, IL 60081

Thompson Spring Grove Funeral Home
8103 Wilmot Road Spring Grove 60081 IL
United States

Service

Saturday

2

Feb

12:00 PM 2/2/2019 12:00:00 PM
Thompson Spring Grove Funeral Home

8103 Wilmot Road
Spring Grove, IL 60081

Thompson Spring Grove Funeral Home
8103 Wilmot Road Spring Grove 60081 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

LifeSpring Community Church Building Fund

2503 Spring Ridge Drive
Spring Grove, IL 60081
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