Robert George Schlachter, age 82, of Grayslake, Illinois, passed away on September 17, 2020, at Home. He was born on September 20, 1937, to Henry and Marie (Hall) Schlachter in Port Jefferson, NY. On October 24, 1958, he was united in marriage to Marilyn Sweezy in Washington, DC.
Robert owned and operated a Shell Gas Station for 10 years in Ridge, NY then moved to Prompton, PA where he owned and operated his own automotive parts distribution business called SAPCO (Schlachter’s Auto Parts Company). He was an avid Hunting and Fishing enthusiast.
Robert is survived by his wife, Marilyn Schlachter, daughters: Patti Mowry, Robin Bates, Dianna Holgate, granddaughters: Erica Lauterbach, Morgan Schlachter; grandsons: Matthew Mowry, Sal Jacobino; brother: Richard Schlachter.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Henry and Marie Schlachter; sisters: Joan Paetz, Carol Christensen, Naomi Erwin; brothers: Henry Schlachter, Douglas Schlachter.
Services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home. For information, please call the funeral home at 847-546-3300 or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends and loved ones may share memories of Robert on his tribute wall.