Robert Raymond Flanagan, 47, of McHenry, passed away on Sunday, October 2, 2016, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born in Lake Forest to Raymond and Marie L. (Quint) Flanagan on December 16, 1968. He then met and married the love of his life, Stacy, on October 7, 1995, at Shepherd of the Hills Church in McHenry.
Robert received his formal education from Gateway Technical College in Wisconsin. As an accomplished industrial engineer, he worked over twenty years at the Morgan Bronze Company in Wauconda. Most recently, Robert was employed with GereMarie in Lake Zurich for going on four years.
A devoted Lutheran, Robert was a member of the Shepherd of the Hills Church. Known to be very good with his hands, he was an avid gardener and builder. He will be remembered by everyone as a true Mr. Fix-It. Fishing was also one of Robert’s favorite pastimes. He loved spending time with family, especially when he was able to take his children out on the boat with him.
He leaves behind his wife, Stacy; four children, Kaylie, Savanna, Jeremy, and Stephen; his parents; his in-laws, Cecil and Patty Bays; his brothers, William (Gina) Flanagan and Richard (Tammie) Flanagan; and his brothers-in-law, Tim Bays and Chad (Mary) Bays.
Friends may visit with his family from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Shepherd of the Hills Church at 404 N Green St, McHenry, IL 60050. The memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. at the church.
The cremation rite was accorded privately.
In lieu of flowers, the family would greatly appreciate memorials to the Flanagan Child Education Fund c/o Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, P.O. Box 343 McHenry, IL 60050.
For further information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for his family.
Justen Funeral Home & Crematory
3700 Charles J Miller Road
United States 60050