Robert Lee Lehman, 84, of Marissa, IL; born on November 14, 1930 in Marissa, IL; passed away on Thursday, October 22, 2015 at his home.
Mr. Lehman was a carpenter. He was a member of Friedens United Church of Christ. Mr. Lehman was a member of Carpenters Local 169. Bob was also a member of the Marissa Rod and Gun Club and greatly enjoyed hunting and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents – Roy and Viola, nee Triefenbach, Lehman. One brother – Kenneth Lehman.
He is survived by his loving wife Ruby, nee Hoffman, Lehman whom he married on October 20, 1951 at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ in Lenzburg, IL. His children – Bobbi (Thomas) Duffie of Marissa, IL; Jay (Leslie) Lehman of Marissa, IL. Three grandchildren – Sara (Mark) Beer of Mascoutah, IL; Brian (Sherri) Duffie of Joplin, MO; Lindsay Lehman of Belleville, IL. Five great-grandchildren – Wyatt Beer; Avery Beer; Luke Beer; Ty Duffie; Grant Duffie.
Memorials may be made to Marissa Rod and Gun Club or Friedens United Church of Christ
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Friday, October 23, 2015 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm and on Saturday, October 24, 2015 from 9:00am to 11:00am.
Funeral: Service will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 11:00am with Rev. Gail Geisel officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held in the Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL.