John H. Nobbe
John H. Nobbe, 74, of Springfield, died at 4 pm, Sunday, October 11, 2015 at his home. He was born February 26, 1941 in Harvel to Sam and Frieda Nobbe. He married Sherry L. Vickery on September 25, 1971 and she survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Lori Nobbe and Courtney Nobbe (Matt), both of Springfield; three grandchildren, Cody Pierce (Kaytie), Cora Lee and Jade Jennings; four great grandchildren, Leah, Khalil, Kali and Serena; one sister Nadine (Allan) Gieseking of Rochester and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Charles and Paul Nobbe and one sister, Lorraine Wernsing.
John was a US Army veteran serving during the Vietnam Era. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed working in his yard and cooking out, but he mostly enjoyed spending time with his family, as family was number one.
John was an accountant for the State of Illinois Department of Human Services.
Visitation: 4-6 pm, Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.
Lie-in-State: 10–11 am, Monday, October 19, 2015 at Immanuel Lutheran Church.
Funeral Service: 11 am, Monday, October 19, 2015 at Immanuel Lutheran Church with Pastor Darrell Debowey officiating. Burial will be at Rovey Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pretzel Angel Tree in care of Cheryl Long, Warren Boynton State Bank.