Harold Robert “Bob” Herriott
March 26, 1929 – June 16, 2021
MANSFIELD – Born Harold Robert “Bob” Herriott, 92, entered eternal rest on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at his house with his daughters by his side. The family members will have an open up residence at his residence in Mansfield on Monday, June 28, 2021, from 6-8 .pm. Casual dress and dress in your favourite hat. There will be a personal relatives inurnment. Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Residence, Mansfield is in cost of arrangements.
Born on March 26, 1929, in Champaign County to Harold and Gretchen Herriott. He married Joyce Herriott on June 25, 1950, and begun an “all-lady” relatives as he set it. He married Virginia (Bird) Dawkins on Feb. 12, 1989. She preceded him in dying March 22, 2018. He was also preceded in death by his dad and mom and brother Invoice.
He is survived by his daughters: Jan (Randall) Allen, Homer, Sue Herriott (Jerry) Hinshaw, Hudson and their children: Hanna (Matt) Moody, Orin Allen, Lauren (Jonathon) Mosley, Anna (Tyler) Lyons, Lena (Alex) Head, and Cade Hinshaw fantastic grandchildren: Kimber, Calen, Camden, Tessa. He is also survived by stage children: Dee (Mark) Slack, Duane (Gaye) Dawkins, Rick (Lori) Dawkins, Diane (Tom) Williams 10 move-grandchildren: Ben (Betsy) Williams, Luke (Shannon) Williams, Emily (Noah) Schrader, Michael Culbertson, Clayton (Gina) Dawkins, Zeb (Ashleigh) Dawkins, Zac (Angelina) Dawkins, Zara (Steve) Dawkins, Ginny (Matt) Williams, Thomas (Paige) Williams 16 phase-fantastic-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
He also leaves at the rear of his specific neighbors and caregivers whom he liked like household: Lisa Lehnert family, Jamie Larkin family members, and Crystal Arndt loved ones.
Bob lived in Mahomet, IL most of his everyday living, farming and elevating Angus cattle. He was a potent supporter of 4-H and FFA and even served as State FFA President in 1949. He was active in the Illinois Angus Association and was the Advisor for the IL Jr. Angus Team for many yrs. His function as Advisor took him across the state to many Nationwide Angus displays exactly where he achieved quite a few, many close friends. Showing cattle was a accurate enthusiasm, and he was quite the “clipper gentleman” in his working day. He liked speaking about farming and the cattle business and was frequently educating his caregivers on “Accredited Angus Beef” amongst other farming subject areas.
Bob was an outgoing dude, who cherished currently being the daily life of the celebration. He savored driving his golf cart about city waving and hollering at every person he observed. He also cherished driving his antique tractor in the Seymour 4th of July Parade and Mansfield Homecoming Parade. When he was bodily ready, he was the “go to person” to get items accomplished and would assistance anyone execute any undertaking. He had an award-successful smile and a sturdy wit.
The loved ones would like to thank his key caregiver Jamie Larkin for her numerous several years of commitment, service, and really like. Bob always reported she could “dish it out” just as superior as he could, and they experienced several pleased days driving all around looking at the internet sites. She acquired far more about cattle and farming than she likely at any time cared to know in accordance to Bob.
The relatives requests no flowers. Memorials may perhaps be supplied to a charity of your decision.
Released by The Pantagraph on Jun. 24, 2021.