Robert “Bob” Burdick, 85 of Beecher, passed away October 20, 2018, at his home.
Burdick was born on August 6, 1933, in Chicago Heights, to Vern and Ferne Burdick.
He is survived by his children Bruce (Kathy) Burdick, of Lake Village, IN., and John (Jenne) Burdick, of Pioneer, TN.; siblings, Doug (Sue) Burdick, of Beecher; Karen (Don) Olsen, of Beecher; Elaine (Jim) Kleine, of Beecher; Ladonna (Don) Schultz, of Beecher; Marilyn Koelling, of Missouri; Mary Burdick, of Beecher; and nine grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; a son, Thomas; brothers Rodney, Dick, and Butch; and a sister, Shirley Teske.
He was a member of the Beecher Sportsmen’s Club and an avid Cubs fan, an outdoorsman and worked at a local sausage shop where everyone knew his name.
Also, he served our country in the United States Army and was a member of Beecher Amvets post 67.
Visitation will be held Thursday, October 25, 2018, from 4-8 p.m. at Hack Funeral Home, in Beecher.
Funeral services will be Friday, October 26, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Hack Funeral Home.
Burial will be at St. John Lutheran Cemetery in Beecher.
Rev. Joel Dietrich will officiate.