Celebrating the life of Robert Uranich
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He was born at St. Mary’s Hospital in LaSalle to Lawrence and Gabriella (Shebat) Uranich on April 24, 1938.
He attended St. Rochs Grade School, and LaSalle-Peru High School.
He was a member of the former St. Rochs, and Resurrection Parish and currently St. Hyacinth Church. He was active in St. Rochs Holy Name Society, and was a Past President. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, for over 70 years with KSKG. He was an avid bowler, Cubs and Bears fan. He loved to play poker, euchre, and pinochle. He was a very hard worker. He was employed for his brother Lawrence Uranich, Mertel Gravel and Consolidated Freight where he retired from.
He married Jacqueline Pierard on September 10 1960 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Cherry by Reverend Anthony Werhman.
He is survived by his wife
1 Son: Robert J. (Christine) Uranich of LaSalle
1 Daughter: Janine (Mike) Nelson of Princeton.
5 Grandchildren and 1 Great Grandchild: Cassandra (George) Micheletti of Deltona FL., their child Ava Rose, Natalie (Nathan) Wilson of Hutto Texas, Michaela Nelson of Cedar Rapids Iowa, Hannah G. and Maximillian Uranich of LaSalle.
He is preceded in death by: His parents
3 Brothers: Lawrence (Blanche), Frank (Arlene), and George (Beverly) Uranich.
1 Sister: Agnes (Roy) Rimmele.
1 Brother In-Law: Dean Olson
1 Sister In-Law: Delores Evans
Memorials may be directed: Illinois Valley Animal Rescue.
On Line condolences may be expressed at www.burgessfh.com
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