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|" Bob "
Robert Stephen Chamberlain
|A Visitation and Memorial Ceremony
Celebrating Bob's Life
Friday Morning, January 25, 2019
Visitation from 10:00 am to 11:30 am
Service begins at 11:30 am
Illini Congregational Church
5187 North Kenney Road
Warrensburg, Illinois 62573
Robert Stephen “Bob” Chamberlain, age 71 of Warrensburg died at 8:32 am. Sunday,
January 20, 2019 in Decatur Memorial Hospital with his family by his side.
A Memorial service to celebrate Bob’s life will be held at 11:30 am. Friday, January 25,
2019 in the Illini Congregational Church Warrensburg, Illinois with Rev. Dennis Hughes
officiating. The family will greet friends at 10:00 am. until service time Friday at the
church. Burial will be at a later date in Illini Cemetery. Memorials may be made to www.
glioblastoma foundation.org or to the Warrensburg Fire Department. Tanzyus-Logan
Funeral Service and Care is in charge of the arrangements.
Bob was born in December of 1947 in Effingham, Illinois son of John C. and Mary M.
Chamberlain. He attended schools in Shumway and Beecher City, Illinois and received a
Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural from SIU, Carbondale, Illinois. Bob worked for the
Cooperative Extension Service before becoming a Seed Corn District Manager for many
years. Bob was a member of the Corn Items Collectors Association, former Secretary-
Treasurer and Co-editor of the Bang Board newsletter. Bob was Austin Township
Supervisor for 30 years. He married Carolyn S. Devore in June of 1969 in Shumway.
Surviving is his wife of nearly fifty years, Carolyn S. Chamberlain of Warrensburg, sons,
David R. (Deann Drake) Chamberlain of Decatur, Timothy J. (Lindsay) Chamberlain of
Austin, Texas, brother, Richard J. Chamberlain of Effingham.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
The family wishes to thank the Doctors and Nurses of OSF Peoria, Hickory Point Rehab
Center, Dr. Kumar and Nurses of 4100 at DMH especially Ella, Angela, and Eleanor. Also
thanks to the Warrensburg Fire Department, Cancer Care Support Group, Care Giver’s
Support Group and many friends and neighbors for all their help.
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