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Robert L. Teague

Published: Wednesday, July 3, 2013 9:37 a.m. CDT

Mr. Robert L. Teague, 59, of Morris, passed away early Tuesday morning, July 2, 2013, at Morris Hospital. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, July 5, at Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St., Morris, with Fr. Richard Ross officiating. Visitation will also be held Friday, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.

Born Jan. 27, 1954, in Joliet, Ill., he was the son of James and Joyce (Jarvis) Teague.  He received his education in the schools of Channahon.

Robert married Joan Thompson on May 11, 1973, in Joliet. They lived all of their married life in Morris. He was employed for 20 years at Alumax and 10 years at ITW in Mazon.

Survivor’s include his wife, Joan, of Morris; one daughter, Gina Russell of Morris; three grandchildren, Brett Russell, Emily Russell, and Abigail Jensen; four sisters, Carol (Donald) Gentry of Kewanee, Ill., Sandra Stobbioni of Joliet, Kimberly Teague of Coal City, Ill., and Linda Garrett of Goose Lake Township, Grundy County, Ill.; one brother, Jimmy (Inge) Teague of Morris; several nieces and nephews; and his three dogs. Preceding him in death were his parents; one son, Gary Teague; and one brother, David Teague.

He enjoyed fishing, watching car races, and spending time with his family and friends.

Memorials may be directed to the family.

Friends may sign the private online guestbook at

Fruland Funeral Home, Morris, is in charge of arrangements. For more information, call the funeral home at (815) 942-0700.

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