Robert E Runkel

Male 1954 - 2006  (52 years)


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  • Name Robert E Runkel 
    Born 14 Jan 1954  Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 May 2006  Sherman Hospital, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • A funeral Mass for Robert E. "Bob" Runkel, 52, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, at St. Laurence Catholic Church in Elgin, with the Rev. Joseph Kulak officiating. Burial will be private. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. today, in the Laird Funeral Home, 310 S. State St., Elgin, and from 9:15 a.m. until the time of Mass on Friday, at the church. Born Jan. 14, 1954, in Oshkosh, Wis., the son of Jack and Beatrice Runkel, he passed away Monday, May 22, 2006, at Sherman Hospital, Elgin. Bob had worked with the Boy Scouts of America and Jewel Food Stores. He also was a substitute teacher in the area. Bob was a local baseball coach with youth sports in Elgin. he was one of the organizers of the Knights of Columbus Chili Contest held every year for the Youth Sports and Food Pantry. He will be deeply missed. He was a member of St. Laurence Catholic Church of Elgin and a member of the Knights of Columbus Council #654. Survivors include his wife, LaVon of Elgin; his three children, Nicholas, and twins, Corbin and Brandon; his two sisters, Carol Hansen and Jacquie (Steve) Wesenberg; his brother, Bill Kroll; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents. Memorials may be made to the Knights of Columbus #654 of Elgin. For information, 847-741-8800.
      Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from May 24 to May 25, 2006
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Person ID I54627  runkle
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2019 

    Father Jack Evans Runkel,   b. 12 Dec 1925, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1971, Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Beatrice Marie Sweet,   b. 3 Apr 1911, Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1989, Mercy Medical Center, Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1950  Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11755  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lavonn 
    Children 
     1. Nicholas Runkel
     2. Brandon Runkel
     3. Corbin Runkel
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F13267  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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