Robert Charles Schlinger

  • Born: April 3, 1924
  • Died: November 3, 2017
  • Location: New Lenox, Illinois

Kurtz Memorial Chapel

65 Old Frankfort Way
P.O. Box 1031
Frankfort, IL 60423

Tel. (815) 806-2225

Tribute & Message From The Family


Robert Charles Schlinger

Age 93 of New Lenox formerly of Palos Park, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice House.

Robert is survived by his loving family, children Robert (Shirley) Schlinger, Richard (Helga) Schlinger, Kathy (Richard) Kessen, Gary Schlinger and Mark (Melissa) Schlinger; siblings Ken (Gloria) Schlinger and Kathy DeYoung; grandchildren Cory, Nick, Jordan, Haley, Mallory, Taylor, Will and Nora; great grandchildren Alex, Audrey and Danny and several nieces and nephews.

Robert was preceded in death by his wife Ann Schlinger (Devine).

Robert was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corp. and a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Frankfort.

Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423 on Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM. Funeral Service at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 177 Luther Lane, Frankfort IL 60423 on Friday, November 10, 2017 at 9:30 AM lying in state 8:30 AM until 9:30 AM Interment, Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood. In lieu of flowers, donations to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church would be appreciated. For information, www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or 815-806-2225.


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Condolence & Memory Journal

Robert (buddy) It was an honor to have known you and take care of you while you were at Mother Therese Home in Lemont, Il . You were a great person with a big heart ! Very strong willed and always tried your best . You will be missed dearly and I will keep your family in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time . Keep smiling up in heaven and give Sam a hug for me , too :) God Bless !! Kelly Wicherek

Posted by Kelly Wicherek - Orland Park, IL - Friend   November 27, 2017

Dad,
Your strong hands showed me how to work.
Your soft hands taught me how to love.
Most of all, your soul has inspired me to always be kind.
Forever in my heart,
Kiddo

Posted by Mark Schlinger - Frankfort, IL - Son   November 07, 2017