Robert A. Romig Jr., 50 of rural Flanagan, IL. died Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 5:02 PM at his residence.
Cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial service will be held on Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:00 Noon at the Graymont Baptist Church with Rev. Patrick Embly officiating. Friends may call from 11:00 until the hour of the service at the church. Memorials in Robert’s name may be made to the Graymont Baptist Church. Calvert & Martin Funeral Home, Pontiac is handling the arrangements.
Bob was born on April 13, 1962 in Chicago Heights, IL, a son of Robert A. and Dale “Cookie” Romig Sr. He married Wilma Thurston on August 2, 1987 at Bridgeton, IN. She survives of Flanagan, IL. Also surviving is one son: Robert A. (Kayla Sliker) Romig III in Flanagan, IL; and one daughter: Kayla (David Ellis) Romig of Pontiac, IL; one Grandson: Carsyn Romig; three brothers: Jeff Romig of Danville, IL., Guy Romig of Cayuga, IN, and Lonny Romig of Tangier, IN; two sisters: Kathleen Courtney of Peoria, IL and Christy Romig of Pontiac, IL. Bob was preceded in death by his parents.
Bob was a 1981 graduate of Pontiac Township high School and was employed as a crane operator and later at Koeller’s Hog Farm in Flanagan, IL. He was a member of the Graymont Baptist Church.