Robert Charles Gorham

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Robert Charles Gorham

September 20, 1931 - March 14, 2019

Robert Charles Gorham OAKWOOD, Ill. - Robert C. Gorham, 87, of Oakwood, passed away at 4:50 a.m. Thursday, March 14, 2019, at North Logan Health Care in Danville.
He was born September 20, 1931, in Danville, Ill., to Robert and Mabel Gorham.
Bob married Eva Jean Gibson on March 22, 1968, in Danville. She survives as well as a son, Alan (Nancy) Leach of Oakwood; ; a brother, Buddy Crippen; two granddaughters, Jessica (Austin) Hogue and Jennifer Leach; two great-grandchildren, Hudson Hogue and Harper Hogue. He was preceded in death by a son, Bruce, and a brother.
Bob was a Navy veteran and had been a truck driver. He enjoyed gardening and sharing his produce with others. Bob loved attending his granddaughters sporting events and following their activities. He enjoyed grilling out and using his smoker.
Memorial visitation will be 1-3 p.m. Sunday at Robison Chapel in Catlin, with an open house to follow from 4-7 p.m. Sunday at the home of his son, Alan Leach, 515 S. Oakwood St., Oakwood.
Memorials in his memory to the Oakwood Youth Ball League. Online condolences at www.robisonchapel.com.
Published on March 14, 2019
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