Robert E. “Bob” Cortelloni
Robert E. “Bob” Cortelloni, 76, of Lincoln, passed away July 3, 2017 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield with his family by his side.
Cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial gathering will be held from 5:00 PM until 6:00 PM Friday, July 7, 2017 at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home. Memorial services will follow at 6:00 PM also at the funeral home. There will be no burial at this time.
Bob was born May 26, 1941 in Fayette Co. IL., the son of Eugene Henry “Geno” Cortelloni and Rosemary (Pryor) Cortelloni. He married Judith Malerich on September 4, 1964 in Lincoln, IL.
Bob was a certified court reporter for many years. He was a avid golfer, long time member of the Lincoln Elks Club #914 where he served on the Elks Children’s Care Foundation Trust for many years. He enjoyed fishing, his family, and anyone who knew him could see his love for his dogs.
Surviving are his wife Judith Cortelloni of Lincoln; daughter Katherine Bridget Schneider of Lincoln; son Aaron Brent Cortelloni (Elizabeth) of Buford, GA., daughter Kirstin Cortelloni Waddock (NicholasJohn Waddock III) of Monticello, IL,; grandchildren: Dr. Alyssa Schneider (Ryan Sullivan), Maxwell Blake Schneider, Madeline Waddock, Rachel Waddock, Katelyn Cortelloni, and Lucas Cortelloni; great grandson Joseph Ryan Sullivan; brother Gary Cortelloni (Melanie) of Centralia; his loving canine companions Button and Bella; extended family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Brenda Jo Grider, son in law Charles Joseph Schneider, and canine companion Moz.
Memorial donations may be made to the Logan County Animal Rescue and will be accepted at the funeral home.