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Robert C. Hinrichs

June 7, 1928 ~ November 27, 2023 (age 95) 95 Years Old


Robert Charles Hinrichs, 95, of Peoria, IL, passed peacefully after residing at Richfield Living in Salem, VA.  He was preceded in passing by the loss of his lifelong best friend and wife Kathryn in June, 2013, after enjoying 63 years of marriage.  As the only son of Herbert S. Hinrichs and Bess Patton Hinrichs, he was born June 7, 1928 in Topeka, KS.  He was a Member of Phi Delta Theta and graduated Kansas State University in May of 1951.   He was a resident of Peoria, IL, a longtime employee of Caterpillar Tractor Co., and was passionate about family, flying planes, boating, and outdoor activities. He is survived by his three children; Steven Richard Hinrichs, Roanoke, VA, Mark Robert Hinrichs (Joan), Cordova, TN and Susan Jane McCallum (Tim, deceased) Sheboygan, WI, and 4 grandchildren: Kinsey [Hinrichs] Diomedi (Tyler), Peter McCallum, David McCallum and Shannon McCallum and one great grandson; Braden Alexander Diomedi. A small memorial service is planned for 2 PM on Saturday Dec. 2, 2023 at the Chapel at Richfield Living.

Instead of flowers, the family requests donations be sent in his memory to: Wildlife Prairie Park, 3826 N. Taylor Road, Hanna City, Illinois, 61536.

The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the excellent dedicated staff and care at Richfield Living.

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