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“Our hearts go out to your family. Pat and I will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Cindy Jones - Sparta, IL

“so sorry for your loss. I will always have fond memories of him. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: beckie lynch - champaign, IL

“so sorry for your loss. I will always have fond memories of him. ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: beckie lynch - champaifn, IL

“Bobby we are so very sorry for your loss. May God grant you comfort. ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Ron and Jean Mayer - Sparta, IL

“Bobby, l was shocked to hear the loss of Robert, ALL THE memories of Bobby, Wade and Susie when they were in school brings a smile to my face, he...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Deborah Harris - Marissa, IL

“Bob, Betty, Randy, Kevin and Debbie and all other relatives,Our hearts are so sad for your loss. May you be guided out of this tragic week with...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: jerry and sharon cross - Marissa, IL

“I am so sorry to hear about Bobbie. I always loved being around him he was always so happy. He love to make everyone smile and laugh. He will be...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Valerie Fulton Metcalf - Marissa, IL

“So sorry for your loss, Bob. ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: Don and Dorothy Bollmeier - IL

“So very sorry for your loss, May God wrap his arms around in this time of sorrow! ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Tina Sinn - Chester - Friend

“I am shocked and saddened to hear about Robert's passing. Ever since I can remember we were always in a friendly competition about all of our school...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Andrea Rako - Belleville, IL

“So Sorry for your loss,, my deepest sympathy, he was Dawns very dear friend, they each teased each other and had a lot of fun in school, I know he...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: carolyn (Simon) Rossman - MO

“Bobby, We are sorry to hear of your sons passing. We are sending prayers to you and your family. Sincerely, Bob & Laura ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Bob Steele

“Oh my Bobby we are so very sorry to hear this news. Thinking of you , Betty and family. Prayers lifted for all of you. Hugs. Bev and Stan ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Beverley Lewis - Marissa - Friend

“We so sorry to hear of loss. He was such a good kid, if there anything we can do don't please let know.Love Dave and Connie ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Dave and Connie Sauerwein - IL

“Robert and I went to high school together. I will never forget all the bus rides, and jokes that went around. I am truly sorry to learn of his...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Karen Heil - Oldsmar, FL - Friend

“I am so sorry for you lost of you son . my vdeepest sympathy to you and your family . . Well keep you all in prayers . ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: Elaine Frisch - Marissa, IN

Robert Allen Sauerwein, 46, of Marissa, IL; born on November 3, 1970 in Sparta, IL; passed away on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 in Marissa, IL.

Mr. Sauerwein was an engineer specializing in digital communications.

He was preceded in death by his mother – Mary Lou, nee Pierce, Sauerwein. His uncle – Charles Cathcart.

He is survived by his father – Bobby A. Sauerwein of Marissa, IL. His aunt – Betty Cathcart of Sparta, IL.

Condolences to the family may be expressed online at

Memorials may be made to Hereditary Disease Foundation.

No services will be held.

Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.