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Robert Francis Featherston

Male 1933 - 2008  (74 years)


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  • Name Robert Francis Featherston  [1
    Born 06 May 1933  Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Person-Source 06 May 1933  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14
    • Person Source
    Reference Number 66563 
    Died 27 Jan 2008  University Hospital, Madison, Crawford County, Wisconsin, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10
    • Robert F. Featherston, age 74, of Barnum passed away on Jan. 27, 2008, atthe University Hospital, Madison, after a brief illness. He was born onMay 6, 1933, in Rockford, IL, the son of Charles T. and Clellah (Farley)Featherston. He married Doretta Jenkins on Sept. 1, 1961, inFreeport,IL. He is survived by his wife, Doretta Featherston of Barnum;seven sons, Robert J. (Nancy) Featherston of Prairie du Chien, Patrick(Debra) Featherston of Byron, IL, Jeffrey and Sue Featherston ofMachesney Park, IL, John and Deborah Featherston of Loves Park, IL,William Featherston of Platteville, Daniel (Cheryl) Featherston ofPrairie du Sac, and Alan (Michelle) Featherston of Comanche, IA; threedaughters, Deborah (Ray) Jones of Prairie du Chien, Sandra Featherstonand Dale Vang, both of Minneopolis, MN., and Deanna (Ted) Steines ofBarnum; 29 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; three brothers,Charles J. (Lillie) Featherston of Poplar Grove, IL, Paul (Virginia)Featerston of Oro Valley, AZ, and William J. Featherston of Rockford,IL; and two sisters, M. Joanne (Jerry) Bates of Clear Water, FL andDarlene Wick of Lincoln, IL He was preceded in death by his parents; asister, Rosalie Hewett; and a great-grandchild, Donovan James. A Mass ofChristian burial will be held on Jan. 31, 2008, at 11 a.m. at theImmaculate Conception Catholic Church, Boscobel, with Father Ken Frischofficiating. Burial will be in the Haney Ridge Cemetery in CrawfordCounty. Friends may call on Jan. 30, 2008, from 5-8 p.m. at the KendallFuneral Home in Boscobel, with a Rosary service at 7:30 p.m. Friends mayalso call on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at theImmaculate Conception Catholic Church in Boscobel. Military Honors willbe accorded by the Daughtery-Larsen Post No. 446 of Steuben. The KendallFuneral Service in Boscobel, is assisting the family.
    Buried 31 Jan 2008  Haney Ridge Cemetery, Crawford County, Wisconsin, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Person ID I66563  Featherstone Main
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2016 

    Father Charles Theodore Featherston,   b. 19 Jun 1906, Cascade, Dubuque County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 2000, Clearwater, Pinellas County, Florida, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Cellah Elizabeth Farley,   b. 04 Oct 1906, Miller City, Putnam County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jan 1970, Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 08 Feb 1926  Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17
    Family ID F18809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Virginia Lee Smith,   b. 26 Dec 1935, Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 2000, Clinton County, Iowa, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 25 Oct 1952  Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F18818  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 D. Jenkins 
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F18819  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014) (Reliability: 0).
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    2. [S2078] 1940 United States Federal Census, (Ancestry.com), Year: 1940; Census Place: West Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois; Roll:T627_915; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 101-80.

    3. [S2335] Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2011.

    4. [S2325] Web: Wisconsin, Find A Grave Index, 1836-2012.

    5. [S2321] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 2.

    6. [S2316] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1.

    7. [S2310] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current, Issue State: Illinois; Issue Date: Before 1951.

    8. [S2295] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current.

    9. [S1792] United States Obituary Collection, Publication Date: 16 Aug 2013; Publication Place: Iowa, USA.

    10. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014) (Reliability: 0).
      {TMG Surety 0.000}

    11. [S2282] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989.

    12. [S2318] U.S. Phone and Address Directories, 1993-2002, City: Gays Mills; State: Wisconsin; Year(s): 1994 1995 1996 1997 19981999 2000 2001 2002.

    13. [S950] Ancestry.com, Ancestry Family Tree.

    14. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014) (Reliability: 2).
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    15. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014), Robert F. Featherston, age 74, of Barnum passed away on Jan. 27, 2008, atthe University Hospital, Madison, after a brief illness. He was born onMay 6, 1933, in Rockford, IL, the son of Charles T. and Clellah (Farley)Featherston. He married Doretta Jenkins on Sept. 1, 1961, inFreeport,IL. He is survived by his wife, Doretta Featherston of Barnum;seven sons, Robert J. (Nancy) Featherston of Prairie du Chien, Patrick(Debra) Featherston of Byron, IL, Jeffrey and Sue Featherston ofMachesney Park, IL, John and Deborah Featherston of Loves Park, IL,William Featherston of Platteville, Daniel (Cheryl) Featherston ofPrairie du Sac, and Alan (Michelle) Featherston of Comanche, IA; threedaughters, Deborah (Ray) Jones of Prairie du Chien, Sandra Featherstonand Dale Vang, both of Minneopolis, MN., and Deanna (Ted) Steines ofBarnum; 29 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; three brothers,Charles J. (Lillie) Featherston of Poplar Grove, IL, Paul (Virginia)Featerston of Oro Valley, AZ, and William J. Featherston of Rockford,IL; and two sisters, M. Joanne (Jerry) Bates of Clear Water, FL andDarlene Wick of Lincoln, IL He was preceded in death by his parents; asister, Rosalie Hewett; and a great-grandchild, Donovan James. A Mass ofChristian burial will be held on Jan. 31, 2008, at 11 a.m. at theImmaculate Conception Catholic Church, Boscobel, with Father Ken Frischofficiating. Burial will be in the Haney Ridge Cemetery in CrawfordCounty. Friends may call on Jan. 30, 2008, from 5-8 p.m. at the KendallFuneral Home in Boscobel, with a Rosary service at 7:30 p.m. Friends mayalso call on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at theImmaculate Conception Catholic Church in Boscobel. Military Honors willbe accorded by the Daughtery-Larsen Post No. 446 of Steuben. The KendallFuneral Service in Boscobel, is assisting the family. (Reliability: 0).
      {TMG Surety 0..00}

    16. [S2317] Iowa, Marriage Records, 1923-1937.

    17. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014) (Reliability: 0).
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