Robert “Bob” Renner, age 74, of Panama, passed away Sunday, September 28. A memorial service for 74 year-old Robert “Bob” Renner will be Friday, October 3, at 10:00 a.m. at the Perfetti Funeral Home in Panama. Friends may call Friday, from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
He was born on April 20, 1940 at Panama the son of Tony and Cloetta (Trobaugh) Renner. He married Frances “Fran” Siener on October 10, 1959 at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Hillsboro. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Bob’s work history included Laclede Steel in Alton, Eagle Pitcher, Coffeen Coal Mine and Greenville Spring Company where he worked in quality control. He loved fishing and hunting and enjoyed making fishing lures.
Survivors include: His wife, Fran Renner of Panama, IL; Daughter, Carol Renner (companion, Mike Miller) of Panama, IL; Son, Tony Renner (companion, Jesse Swoboda) of St. Louis, MO; 3 Grandsons, Lance Elliott, Alexander Raymond and Zachary Raymond; Brothers in law, Tom (wife, Margaret) Siener of Joliet, IL and John (wife, Ann) Siener of St. Louis, MO; Sister in law, Charlotte (husband, Roy) Cherry of Chelsea, AL.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 AM on Friday, October 3, 2014 at Perfetti Funeral Home in Panama with Pastor Dave Trover officiating. Visitation will be from 9:00 AM until service time at Perfetti Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to the Miners Memorial Fund located in Union Cemetery, Panama.