Holtzman, Robert


Died: November 16, 2012

Robert J. Holtzman, age 85, of Peoria, passed away Friday Nov. 16, 2012 at 1:38 a.m. at Proctor Hospital in Peoria.

He was born June 25, 1927 in Washington, IL to John H. and Anna (Marchand) Holtzman. He married Mary E. Bacon June 16, 1950 in Washington. She passed away Nov. 18, 1986 in East Peoria. He was also preceded in death by three sisters and one brother.

A Navy veteran, he served as a Specialist, 3rd Class.

He was President of Sheridan Bank of Peoria where he worked 37 years before retiring in 1987.

He attended Bradley University, and graduated from Carthage College.

Bob was a member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Washington. He was a past member of Suburban Kiwanis where he served a president. He also did volunteer work as a Medical Escort at Proctor Hospital.

Funeral services will be Tuesday Nov. 20, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Washington. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church. Davison-Fulton Woolsey-Wilton Funeral Home in Peoria is in charge of arrangements.

Burial will be in Lilly Cemetery near Mackinaw, IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to his church.

Please view Bob’s obituary online at www.Woolsey-Wilton.com

Davison-Fulton Woolsey-Wilton Funeral Home

2408 W. Willow Knolls Rd.
Peoria, IL