Born 7-27-1933 - Died 6-3-2002
Robert Virgil Pease, 68, of Cherokee Village, was born July 27, 1933, the son of Geneva Browning Pease and Truman Pease in Alton, Mo. He died June 2, 2002, at St. Bernard's Regional Hospital. He was a Millwright supervisor.Survivors include his wife, Vera Dean Pease of the home; one son, James Robert and Brenda Brittion Pease of Centralia, Ill; one daughter, Gloria Elizabeth Laza of League City, Texas; two brothers-in-law, Jim Bowers of Centralia, Ill., and John Bowers of Karbers Ridge, Ill.; six sisters, Melba Bolin of Norris City, Ill., Mavis Duckworth of Benton, Ill., Alice May of Cherokee Village, Ark., Jean Langham of Washington, Ind., Susie Forbes of St. Elmo, Ill., and Edie Dial of St. Elmo, Ill.; seven grandchildren and eight great- grandchildren.Services were June 4, 2002 at Heath Oak Hill Chapel. Burial was at Union Ridge Cemetery, New Haven, Ill. with local arrangement under the direction of Health Funeral Home.In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.