Robert A. Knox, 71, of Plainfield, previously of Palos Hills, died Aug. 12. Visitation was held at Anderson Memorial Chapel in Romeoville on Aug. 15. A funeral Mass was offered at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Plainfield on Aug. 16. Burial was at Resurrection Cemetery.
Mr. Knox is survived his wife, Elaine; his daughters Pamela Davidson, Susan Meyers and Lisa Knox-Balzuweit; his sons, Timothy, David and Daniel; his brother, William Knox; sister-inlaw, Freda Knox; and his canine companion, Peewee; and his eight grandchildren.
Mr. Knox was a charter member and Jr. Vice Commander of Carillon VFW Post #12059. He as a veteran of the U.S. Army 1954-1956. Memorials may be sent to VFW Carillion Post 12059 of Plainfield.