Robert C. Holman, age 88, of West Dundee, IL, passed away on April 2, 2018 at Heritage Health in Elgin. He was born December 12, 1929 in Evanston, Illinois to his loving parents, Norman and Rose Holman (née Schrack).

Robert graduated from Roosevelt High School in Chicago. He went on to serve his country with the United States Army during the Korean War. He later worked in quality control for Flexonics.

Loved ones will remember Robert as a quiet, private person who was a hard worker. In his free time, He enjoyed fishing, camping, golfing and bowling.

He truly relished being a grandfather, moving to Kentucky and Idaho to be with his grandchildren before moving back to the Chicago area after they reached adulthood.

Robert was preceded in death by his Wife, Mary Holman and sister Dorothy Miller.

He is survived by his children, Sue (partner Earl Silbar) Schulz and Robert (Phyllis) Holman; and grandchildren Amberlee Rich, Sara DeLeon and Will Holman.

Services and interment will be private.

Final arrangements entrusted to Symonds-Madison Funeral Home, 305 Park St, Elgin IL 60120. For more information call 847-741-1128 or visit

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