Robert F. Thingvold - 76

12/22/1939 - 10/27/2016

Stillman Valley, IL

Stillman Valley, IL – Loving Father and Grandfather, Robert R. Thingvold, age 76, died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016 at Alden-Park Strathmoor in Rockford. He was born Dec. 22, 1939 in Black River Falls, Wisconsin the son of Elmer E. and Hazel M. (Clason) Thingvold. Robert graduated from East High School and attended Rock Valley College. He worked over 40 years as an inspector at Sundstrand in Rockford in the Aviation Dept. He married Doris Higdon on Feb. 27, 1960 in Rockford. She preceded him on Aug. 21, 1997. He was also predeceased by his parents, 1 sister, and 4 brothers. He is survived by his children; Glenda McCarthy of Loves Park, Wanda Bush of Byron, Carla “Jeannie”( Keenan) Wolfe of Byron, Brian (Allen Hollin) Thingvold, and Jessica (Sam Lachowicz) Woollcombe of Rockford, a stepdaughter Boramay Raz of Rockford, brother Buford Thingvold of Milwaukee, 5 grandchildren; Christopher Weaver, Jeffrey Weaver, Shawn Weaver, Adam Bush, and Leah Bush. Funeral service will be 10:00 am, Wed., Nov. 2, 2016 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 136 W. Roosevelt Road in Stillman Valley, IL with the Pastor Tim Michalek of the Congregational Christian Church in Stillman Valley officiating. Entombment will be at the Sunset Memorial Gardens in Loves Park. Visitation will be from 5-7 pm, Tue. evening at the funeral home in Stillman Valley, IL. A memorial fund is established in Robert’s name.

Visitation:

5-7 pm, Tuesday evening, Nov. 1, 2016 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Stillman Valley, IL

Service:

10:00 am, Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Stillman Valley, IL.

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