Robert L. LePard, 88, of Streator, passed away Sunday June 17, 2018 Fathers Day at Parker Rehab in Streator.
Per Roberts request, cremation rites will be accorded and their will be no services. The Elias Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Born November 24, 1929 in Streator, he was the son of Joseph "Curley" and Sarah (Trapp) LePard, he married Laverne Longnecker, she survives.
He is also survived by a son Robert, grandson Andrew, several nieces and nephews and longtime family caregivers Betty McLaughlin and Danny "Pee Wee" Lynch.
He is preceded in death by his parents and siblings Harry, John, Edward, Betty Hall, Martha Cashmere and Ann McFadden.
Bob was a lifelong resident of Streator, he served in the military special forces, he was a member of the Streator American Legion. He worked at Owens Illinois Glass for many years.