Robert E. Ulbricht
Robert E. Ulbricht
  • April 17, 1949 - September 21, 2016
  • Dahinda, Illinois

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Dahinda - On September 21, 2016, Robert E. Ulbricht, 67, passed away peacefully at his home, a beautiful log cabin that he had built nearly 20 years ago.
Born on April 17, 1949 in Oak Park, Illinois to Edward and Mary Ulbricht, Bob attended Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois receiving his Bachelor of Science Degree. During Bob's formative years, he was active in track and field, where to this day, he holds his high school's long jump record.
He was an avid (but mediocre) golfer, boater, and water skier. He loved to travel with his wife, their three sons, and their families. After graduating college, Bob worked in the insurance industry his entire career, most recently for Zurich/Farmers Insurance.
Bob is survived by his wife, Beverly (Mohn); three sons, Daniel (Jennifer) of Joliet, IL, Jeffrey (Randi) of Springfield, MO, and John of Champaign, IL; grandson, Oliver; sister, Nancy Prendergast of Northbrook, IL; nephew Andrew Prendergast; niece Claire Holland (Ben); and stepmother Eileen of Naperville, IL. He was preceded in death by his son, Christopher, his father, Edward, and his mother Mary.
A memorial service will be held at 1 pm Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Davison-Fulton-Woolsey-Wilton Funeral Home in Peoria. The family will receive friends from 12 - 1 pm Saturday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his honor to the City of Hope at Online tributes may be left at