Robert Bales, 72, of Pontiac passed away at 1:14 PM Thursday (May 31, 2018) at Proctor Hospital in Peoria.
A memorial visitation will be held from 1-3 PM Wednesday at the Hagi & Baker Funeral Home.
Cremation rites have been accorded.
He was born on August 17, 1945 in Streator to Alvin Alex & Luretta (Turpin) Bales.
He is survived by his mother, Luretta Fagg of Streator; his children: Tina Bales, Tracy (Kelly) Rissman and Tammy (Ed) Handzus all of Streaotr and Richard (Julie) Bales of Blackstone; 5 grandchildren: Hallie, Tori, Robert, Austin and Alexis and his significant other, Ruby L. Young of Pontiac.
He was preceded in death by his father and a sister, Shirley Daniels.
He graduated from Woodland High School.
Memorials may be directed to the family.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.hagifuneralhome.com