Robert E. “Bob” Reynolds, age 70, of rural Herrick, passed away Monday morning, June 5th at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia, Illinois. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 10th, at 3:00 PM in the Wallace-Carroll Funeral Home, Herrick, Illinois.
Bob was born Wednesday August, 14th 1946 in Kansas City, Missouri. He was a combat veteran of the Vietnam War serving in 1968. Bob was a member of the Am Vets, Pana VFW, and the NRA. He had owned two small businesses, Bob’s Mobile Home Repair in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Reynolds Heating and Air Conditioning in Pana. He worked for GSI in Assumption for ten years. Retiring in 2005 due to military service related disability. Bob enjoyed riding his four-wheeler, working at his home with his tractor in rural Herrick, playing with his grandchildren, camping, and traveling with his wife.
Memorials for Robert Reynolds may be mailed to 1124 East 3200 Ave. Herrick, IL, 62431.
He is survived by his wife, Sherre Reynolds (Gatons); his daughters , Crystal K. Reynolds, Crystal E. Durham, and Heather Thomas; grandchildren, Sarah Kennedy, Sheila Kennedy, Lucille Kennedy, George Kennedy, Royal A. Jackson, Cameron Durham, Cael Thomas, Shaun Thomas, and Rory Law. Robert was preceded in death by his mother, Elizabeth Wolfley, step-father, Lou Wolfley, father, Earnest Reynolds. The family is being served by Kennedy & Sons’ Wallace-Carroll Funeral Home, Herrick