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Robert R. Salcido

August 9, 1921 - October 4, 2021

Robert R. Salcido

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Robert R. Salcido, 100, of Belvidere, IL passed away on Monday, October 4, 2021 in Belvidere. He was born August 9, 1921 in Texas. He was a proud US Navy Veteran, who served from 1942-1945, during which time he received 5 battle stars and serviced USS Ashtabula. He worked for Oscar Mayer for many years and enjoyed working on boats, including Ed Claussen of Claussen’s Pickles and the boat of Harold Meyer. He was a senior member of Chicago Power Squad where he taught classes on boat safety. He spent his free time on boats as a captain for numerous people.

Robert was the loving husband of the late, Nell (Gorell); adoring father of the late, Gail (Jim) Hegarty; beloved grandfather of Laura (Eric) McMahon and the late, Robert; fond brother of the late, Arturo, the late, Ray and the late, Armando. He will be missed by many especially his fur friends, Baxter and Spaz.

A visitation will be on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 from 10:00-11:45 a.m. with a service to follow at 12:00 Noon at Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL 61008. Father Geary will officiate the service. Burial will be Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Ridgewood Memorial Park, Des Plaines, IL. To light a candle or share a memory, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

Service Schedule

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
10:00 am - 11:45 am

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A visitation will be on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 from 10:00-11:45 a.m.

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

Service to follow at 12:00 Noon at Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL 61008. Father Geary will officiate the service.

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

Burial will be Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Ridgewood Memorial Park, Des Plaines, IL.

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My heart goes out to Jim and Joe. They have done a wonderful job as caretakers.
Bob will be missed. I’ve been blessed to be his neighbor and the time I’ve spent with him will always be treasured!
Dot Case

Dot Case 2021-10-12T11:26:30

Grandpa was truly a remarkable man. I will miss that special smile. My love goes out to you Laura and your family. He will be deeply missed. Much Love.

Andrea Emmert 2021-10-09T09:15:39

I’m sorry for your loss Laura. What a great shinning star he was. Loved his smile. Love you

lisa a duncan 2021-10-07T15:14:10

R.I.P. Gramps. I love and miss you so much. I’ll meet ya in the next horizon someday. Sail on Captain!

Laura McMahon 2021-10-07T12:33:17

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