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Bob Chesnut

November 29, 1927 September 6, 2018
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Bob Chesnut age 90 of Dieterich passed away Thursday, September 6, 2018 at his home.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, September 10, 2018 at the Headyville Christian Church with Pastor Carroll Ross officiating. Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Sunday, September 9, 2018 at the Crain Funeral Home, Newton and from 10:00 a.m. Monday until time of service in the church. Burial will be in the Headyville Cemetery, rural Jasper County, Illinois.

Bob was born on November 29, 1927 in Jasper County, Illinois the son of John and Sylvia (Galloway) Chesnut. On November 28, 1946, Bob married Ilene Delaney. She survives. Bob spent his life as a farmer having raised both grain and livestock. He was a faithful member of the Headyville Christian Church where he served as deacon, as well as a member of the Jasper County Farm Bureau. In his free time, Bob enjoyed deer hunting, fishing and camping. He enjoyed spending time with his family especially his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Bob will be loved and remembered by his wife of seventy-one years Ilene Chesnut of Dieterich, daughter Carla Kruger and husband Wilmer of Dieterich; grandsons Travis Kruger wife Julie of Effingham and Ryan Kruger of Dieterich; great grandchildren Alexander and Kara Kruger and Keaton and Aubree Kruger; sister Betty Jo Miller of Effingham and sister-in-law Doris Chesnut of Newton; and several special nieces and nephews.

His parents, brothers Denny Chesnut, Warren Chesnut, and William Morton Chesnut , sister-in-law Rosie Chesnut and brother-in-law Bob Miller preceded him in death.

Memorial gifts in honor of Bob may be made to the Headyville Cemetery Care Fund.

Online condolences may be offered at www.crainfuneral.com.


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Service

Sunday

9

Sep

11:00 AM 9/9/2018 11:00:00 AM
Headyville Christian Church

1477 E. 400th Ave
Dieterich, IL 62424

Headyville Christian Church
1477 E. 400th Ave Dieterich 62424 IL
United States

Visitation

Sunday

9

Sep

4:00 PM 9/9/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 9/9/2018 7:00:00 PM
Crain Funeral Home

304 S Van Buren Street
Newton, IL 62448

Crain Funeral Home
304 S Van Buren Street Newton 62448 IL
United States

Visitation

Monday

10

Sep

10:00 AM 9/10/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 9/10/2018 11:00:00 AM
Headyville Christian Church

1477 E. 400th Ave
Dieterich, IL 62424

Headyville Christian Church
1477 E. 400th Ave Dieterich 62424 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Headyville Cemetery Final Resting Place

Illinois

Illinois
United States
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