Breeze-Courier | Taylorville, IL
weather sponsored by
Hickory Estates of Taylorville

Advanced Search
search sponsored by


McClure FH

home : obituaries : obituaries June 28, 2016

3/22/2013 12:55:00 PM
Robert A. Fixsal
April 3, 1944 - March 21, 2013

Robert A. Fixsal, 68, of Shawneetown, passed away at his home on Thursday, March 21, 2013, 5:51 a.m.

He was born on April 3, 1944 in Taylorville, Ill., the son of Carl Harry and Beatrice Marcella (Graham) Fixsal. Robert  married Ruby Katherine Ballantini on July 18, 1964. He was a retired coal miner and member of the UMWA.

Robert is survived by his wife, Ruby Fixsal of Shawneetown; five daughters, Marcy and James Hall of Harrisburg, Angie Chmielewski of Shawneetown, Robin and David Duvall of St. Louis, Mo., Lisa Holloway of Ridgway, and Shannon Smith of Shawneetown; sister, Carol Ann Plopper of Morrisonville, Ill.; two brothers, John Fixsal of Morrisonville, Ill.  and Floyd Fixsal of Taylorville, Ill.; ten grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Cathy Threnn; and brother, Carl Fixsal Jr.

Visitation for Robert will be held on Sunday, March 24, 2013 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Vickery Funeral Chapel in Shawneetown, Ill. Funeral services will be held at the funeral chapel on Monday, March 25, 2013 at 10 a.m., with Father Steven Beatty officiating. Burial will be at Westwood Cemetery near Shawneetown.

Internet condolences may be made at the website,

Anderson Jewelers

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

If you are looking for the SPEAK OUT submission form, you can find it by clicking here: Speak Out Form

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

NOTE: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number and email address will not be displayed or shared.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Trinity Dodge Fixed

NewsWebPagesOpinionPeopleObituariesAg & BusinessSportsContact Us
Subscriptions | Username & Password Reminder | Change Password | Life

Breeze-Courier & Printing | 212 S Main St. Taylorville, IL 62568 | (217) 824-2233 |

© Copyright 2014 Breeze-Courier & Printing. All Rights Reserved.
Original content may not be reprinted or distributed without the written permission of Breeze-Courier & Printing.

Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved