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Robert C. Headley

 
December 14, 1938 - June 3, 2020
 

Robert C. Headley, 91, of Springfield, formerly of Chatham, IL died at 4:22 am, Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at St. John’s Hospital. He was born December 14, 1928 in Glasgow, IA to Perry and Mary Agnes (Bloomquist) Headley. He married Mary G. Schwartz in 1951 and she preceded him in death in 1994. He then married Muriel Day in 1995 and she preceded him in death in 2020.

He is survived by a daughter, Catherine M. (Donald) Scott of Springfield; three sons, Philip R. (Sue) Headley of Galesburg, IL, John F. (Jean) Headley of Woodstock, IL and James E. Headley of Lexington, SC; one step daughter, Kendall Stevens of Clearwater, Florida; 7 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; both wives; one brother; three sisters and his granddaughter, Amy Headley.

Robert was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Parish in Chatham. Other memberships included Kiwanis, American Legion and the Knights of Columbus where he served as 4th degree Knight.

Robert retired as a manager of a paint store.

A graveside service will be held at Davenport Memorial Park at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.


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In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.


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