Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

Death Notices

May 22, 2013

Robert Marty

Robert Joseph Marty, age 89, of Paducah, Ky., went home to be with the Lord at 12:30 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, from Lourdes Hospital.

A memorial mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Thomas More Catholic Church. A memorial graveside service will be conducted at a later date at the Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.

Lone Oak Chapel of Milner & Orr is in charge of arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 101 E. Virginia Ave., Effingham, IL 62401 or to the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be left at www.milnerandorr.com.

Mr. Marty was born on Oct. 2, 1923, in Chicago, where he married Barbara Stouffer in 1956. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II, serving in the Air Transport Command Stateside and the European Theatre in the Azore Islands. He worked for Cuneo Press in Chicago, transferring to their Kokomo, Indiana Division where he became Director of Manufacturing. When this plant was absorbed by world Color Press in 1976, he was transferred to Effingham where he completed 43 years in the printing industry, retiring in 1989.

He was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church. While in Effingham, he was a member of the St. Anthony Church. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus, American Legion Post 120, Elks Lodge 1020, The Effingham Sportsbackers, and an avid sports fan.

Mr. Marty is survived by his wife of 57 years, Barbara; two daughters, Tina Marie Eggemeyer and her husband, Rich, of Paducah, Ky., and Bonnie Martoccio, of Glendale Heights; one sister, Tina Connolly of Chicago; and seven grandchildren, Morgan Eggemeyer, Alexis Eggemeyer, Nicholas Eggemeyer, and Joseph Eggemeyer, all of Paducah, Ky.; Cheryl Swanson and her husband, John, and their children, Jonathon Swanson and Ava Swanson of Carol Stream, Margaret DiSantis and her daughter, Lucianna, of Bloomdale, and Joseph DiSantis and his wife, Misty, and their daughter, Gia, of Houston.

He was preceded in death by a son, Robert Marty Jr.

Sign the guestbook at www.efffinghamdailynews.com.

1
Text Only
Death Notices
  • Kenneth Beaumont Kenneth Beaumont Kenneth Dale “Smoke” Beaumont, 64, went home to Jesus on Thursday, July 24, 2014, following an eight year and eight month fight with cancer of the esophagus, colon, and pleural cavity. He was a survivor and can now rest as he has been eternally cure

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Eileen O'Donnell Eileen O'Donnell Effingham Eileen B. O’Donnell, 99, of Effingham, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. today, July 28, at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Effingham. Burial will be in Leith Cemetery, Mason. Memorials may b

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Leonard Mette Leonard Mette Leonard Charles Mette, 90, of Wheeler, passed away at 10:28 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Evergreen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Effingham. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Bi

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Janie Martinez Janie Lou Martinez, 46, of Montrose, died at 10:05 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at the Meyer Funeral Home, Dieterich.

    July 27, 2014

  • Jean Webb Jean Webb, 80, of Effingham, died Friday, July 25, 2014 at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Bauer Funeral Home, Effingham.

    July 27, 2014

  • Sherry Spitzner Sherry Kay Spitzner, 54, of Flora, died at 4:29 a.m. Friday, July 25, 2014, at the Clay County Hospital, Flora. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Lockart-Green Funeral Home, Cowden. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today, Jul

    July 27, 2014

  • Damian Apke Damian J. “Joe” Apke, 73, of Effingham, died at 8:11 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Mattoon.A memorial service will be at a later date. Bauer Funeral Home, Effingham, is assisting the family with arrangements. Onl

    July 25, 2014

  • 7-25 Jeremy Vahling obit photo Jeremy Vahling Jeremy Alan Vahling, 33, of Bone Gap, died at 10:55 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at his home.Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today, July 25, at Bone Gap Cemetery with Kirk Rowe officiating. Memorials may be made to the family and can be left at

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-25 Helena Smith obit photo Helena Smith Helena M. Smith, 93, of Newton, passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital, Effingham.Funeral services will be at noon Monday at Scott Avenue Christian Church, Newton, with the Rev. Gary Hall officiating. Burial will

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gary Carroll Gary Lynn Carroll, 60, of Brownstown, died at 8:50 a.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014, at his son’s home.There will be no services. A private family burial will take place at a later date. Gieseking-Claggett Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangem

    July 25, 2014

AP Video
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.