Robert V. Bacon

Death:Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Ogle Co, Illinois

BYRON - Robert V. Bacon, 90, a lifelong resident of Oregon and Byron, died Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at Pinecrest Manor, Mt. Morris after a long illness. He was born in Oregon and graduated from Oregon High School. After working for E.D. Etnyre and KOL - Master, Bob enlisted in the US Navy Seabees in October 1943 and served in the South Pacific until January 1946. Upon his return to Oregon, he was employed by Quaker Oats in Oregon and Rockford for the next 40 years. His humor was well recognized by the Quaker Oats Old-Timers Club and his many friends. He was a lifetime member of Oregon VFW Post 8739. Bob is survived by his wife, Jacqueline Medins Bacon; daughters: Suzette (Tim) Mahurin and Annette Bacon; sister, Jane (Dean) Barr; and step-son, Peter (Becky) Medins. He was predeceased by his parents, Burns V. Bacon and Anna Bacon (nee Dirksen); brother, "Bud" (Loretta) Bacon; and sister, Evelyn (Jiggs) Burright. Private services are pending. Memorials may be directed to Pinecrest Manor, Mt. Morris or Oregon VFW Post 8739.

Source: Mortuary Obit

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