Sargent, Robert E. age 76, long time resident of Northbrook, originally from Menominee, Michigan. Lifelong boating enthusiast with many Chicago-Mac Races to his credit. Bob was born in Green Bay, WI. on August 9, 1933, to John A. and Ruth Miller Sargent. Beloved husband of Cynthia Sargent nee Mead; loving father of George E. (Catherine) Sargent of Winnetka, Christina (Thomas) Donohue of Inverness; dear grandfather of Kelly Donohue, Margo Sargent, Shannon Donohue, Charlotte Sargent, Riley Donohue, Dylan Sargent; fond brother of James (Madeleine) Sargent of Fish Creek, WI, and John (Nancy) Sargent of Fish Creek, WI, cherished uncle of 16, and dear friend to many. Visitation Tuesday, February 16, 9:00 a.m. until time of funeral mass 10:30 a.m. at Old Saint Pat's Church, 711 West Monroe Street, Chicago, IL 60661. Interment Private, Blossomburg Cemetery, Fish Creek, WI. In lieu of flowers, memorials made to Chicago Maritime Society, 310 South Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL 60607. Info 847-675-1990 or www.donnellanfuneral.com
Published by Chicago Sun-Times from Feb. 12 to Feb. 14, 2010.