Robert C Elberg, 92, of Glen Carbon, IL, formerly of Bunker Hill, IL, died at Meridian Village, Glen Carbon, IL on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 5:45 pm. He was born September 21, 1925, in Alton, IL to Theodore Elberg & Nora (Schuetz) Elberg. He married Margaret (Warr) Elberg on June 21, 1950 in Fosterburg, IL. He was a retired carpenter. He was a veteran of the US Navy after having served during WWII. Robert was a member of the American Legion of Bunker Hill, IL. He was a Deacon at New Beginnings Church in Bunker Hill, IL. He is survived by his spouse, Margaret Elberg of Wood River, IL, children, Rodger (Betsy) Elberg of Bunker Hill, IL, Patricia (Tim) Howarth of Woodburn, IL, Shelia (Danny) Russell of Alton, IL, grandchildren, Christopher Elberg, Gwyndolen Marini, Rebecca Jackson, Robert Elberg, Dustin Elberg, Chandra Short, Alyssa Moore, Victoria Banghart, 20 great grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, son, Donald Elberg, granddaughter, Zandra Elberg, brothers, Theodore Elberg, Rodney Elberg and sister, Alvena Meredith. Friends may call on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Kravanya Funeral Home in Bunker Hill from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Funeral services are Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 11:00 am at Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill, IL. Burial will be at Woodburn Cemetery, Woodburn, IL. Memorials are suggested to wishes of the family. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill, IL is in charge of the arrangements.
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