89, worked for Illinois Bell as a trouble shooter



89, worked for Illinois Bell as a trouble shooter
Robert B. Poole, age 89, of Lake Ozark, Missouri passed away Saturday, June 26, 2009 at theLake Regional Health System in Osage Beach, Missouri.
He was born on September 8, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, a son of Benjamin and Lois (Rutan) Poole.
Robert worked for Illinois Bell as a trouble shooter. He was a U.S. Army Veteran serving in WWII, a member of Riverview Baptist Church in Osage Beach, He loved flowers, playing the piano and listening to music, spending time with his family.
Robert is survived by one son; Randal Poole and wife Erin of Carol Stream, Illinois, three daughters; Laura Hefron and husband Kevin, of Elgin, Illinois, Roberta Vanek and husband Jack, of Chicago, Illinois, Susan Terriault and husband Bill, of Illinois, one step-son; Robert Schefer and wife Nancy, of Glen Ellyn, Illinois, two step-daughters; Debra Lang, of Chicago, Illinois, Donna Pope and husband Kevin, of Muskego, Wisconsin, one sister; Mary Kathryn Hanson, of Downers Grove, Illionis, son-in-law; Gary Stull, of Reed Springs, Missouri, sixteen grandchildren, six great grandchildren and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one daughter Kathryn Stull.
Funeral services will be Wednesday June 30, 2009 at the Riverview Baptist Church in Osage Beach, Missouri at 11:00ap.m.   
Burial with full military honors will be held Friday July 2, 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Cemetery in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Robert B. Poole memorial fund..
Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.hedgesscottfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hedges-Scott Funeral Home of Osage Beach, Missouri .