Breeze-Courier | Taylorville, IL
weather sponsored by
Landmark of Taylorville

The Weather Network
Advanced Search
search sponsored by


LOGIN | SUBSCRIBE




McClure FH

home : obituaries : obituaries September 18, 2019

7/20/2019 7:43:00 AM
Robert L. Velliquette
February 4, 1931 - July 17, 2019
+ click to enlarge

Robert L. Velliquette, 88, of Armstrong, formerly of Pana passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in his home. He was born February 4, 1931 in Rocky Ridge, OH, son of the late Melvin J. & Goldie A. (Cutcher) Velliquette. Robert married Peggy Smart on February 28, 1970 and she preceded him in death on December 10, 2013.

Robert was a member of the U.S.Navy & U.S. Air Force, serving in both the Vietnam & Korean Wars. He spent his life in civil service, working in the Rantoul mess hall. He lived the majority of his life in Pana and was a member of the Pana Christian Church, Pana VFW, and AmVets, serving as commander of the Rantoul location. He loved cooking & baking.

Robert is survived by his son, Brad Velliquette, Armstrong, Ill.; grandchildren: Kelsey (Jeremy) Jones, Gifford, Ill.; Kourtney (Trent) Fermanich, Rockford, Ill. & Kody Newell, Armstrong, Ill. and great grandson, Jordan Jones. He was also preceded in death by his daughter-in-law, Kimberly Velliquette.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 22, 2019 in McCracken-Dean Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Dave Altman officiating.  Burial will be in Price Cemetery, Oconee with military rites by Pana Veterans Honor Guard. Visitation will be Monday from 10:00 a.m. until service time in the funeral home. www.mdfh.com







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:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
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
Dr Paul The Dentist
NewsWebPagesOpinionPeopleObituariesAg & BusinessSportsContact UsLife
Subscriptions | Username & Password Reminder | Change Password | Life

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

© 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 © 1998-2019 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved