Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory

Robert G. Yearian

12/10/1976 - 1/7/2014

PEKIN ~ Robert Glen “Bob” Yearian, 37, of Pekin, passed away at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at his home.

Born December 10, 1976 in Peoria to Dennis and Wanda Sue (Spoonamore) Yearian, he married Lisa Marie McNeil on October 6, 2006 in Mackinaw.  She survives.

Also surviving are four children, Glen Yearian and Brooke Yearian, both of Pekin, Felicity Fitzgerald, and Joshua Burnett; and his grandfather, William Spoonamore of East Peoria.

His parents preceded him in death.

Bob was the caregiver for his mother during her illness for the past several years.

He enjoyed fishing, camping, and collecting knives.

His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 11, 2014 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin, where visitation will be one hour before the funeral.  The Rev. Gary Ford will officiate.  Burial will be in Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4234 North Knoxville Avenue, Peoria, IL  61614.

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