Robert A. Deao

Robert A. Deao

April 01, 1951 - August 20, 2019

Robert A. “Bob” Deao, 68, of rural Fairfield passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at the Jefferson County Health Center in Fairfield.

Bob was born on April 1, 1951, in Mt. Pleasant the son of Archibald “Art” and Margaret (Schrader) Deao. He attended Fairfield High School. Bob worked at Case in Burlington, Roto Fab, in Libertyville, Keosauqua Sale Barn and assisted Dr. Robert Welander with his veterinary business. He enjoyed attending auctions, drinking Pepsi and working with animals. Bob was a generous person always giving things to family and friends.

Bob is survived by his brothers, Jim Deao of Washington, Roger (Carol) Deao of Stockport, Randy (Kimberly) Deao of Libertyville, his sister, Linda Pohren of Mt. Pleasant, his step-mother Arlene Deao of Stockport, along with nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Howard Deao.

Bob’s family will host a Celebration of Life Service on Sunday, August 25, 2019, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Lockridge School. Memorials may be directed to the Lockridge Fire and Rescue Department in his memory.

According to his wishes cremation has been entrusted to Murphy Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant.

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