|Robert L. Henshilwood, 75 of 490 E. Fifth St., Galesburg, died Monday June 28, 2010 at 1:10 a.m. at his home.
He was born April 24, 1935 in Peoria, Ill., the son of John T. and Mary Pollett Henshilwood. He married Marscella Trone on February 9, 1974 in Knoxville. She survives.
Also surviving are three sons, Jeff, David, and Todd, three daughters, Jennifer, Joan, and Robin, several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. There are three children that were very special to Robert and Marscella; Katie, Jeremy, and Briana. His parents, one daughter, two sons, two brothers, two sisters and a grandchild preceded him in death.
Robert worked at Bridgway in Galesburg, last working in 1999. Robert also enjoyed working on bicycles.
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Friday July 2, 2010 at East Midway Cemetery, London Mills, Ill. There will be no visitation. Memorials maybe made to the family. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel is in charge of arrangements.