Robert C. Andersen
Robert C. "Butch" Andersen, 72, of Waukegan passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2010 at St. Catherine's Hospital in Kenosha, WI. He was born September 20, 1937 in Waukegan, IL and married Glenda Rae Gardner in Tennessee in 1967.
Butch was owner & operator of Butch's Auto Parts in Park City for 42 years. In his earlier years he raced at the Waukegan Speedway. Cars were his passion.
He is survived by his son, Robert (Jennifer) Andersen of Antioch, IL and daughter, Laura (Lewis) Hartness of Zion, IL and four grandchildren, Brian Stodola. Jr., Trent and Ana Andersen and Maddie Andersen.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Glenda on August 16, 2009 as well as his parents.
Friends will celebrate his life from 5-8pm on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 and 9-10am, Thursday, June 10, 2010 at the Gurnee Funeral Home, 4190 Old Grand Ave., Gurnee, IL. Services will be held at 10:00am on Thursday at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Northshore Garden of Memories, North Chicago, IL. Be sure to visit the online guestbook at www.gurneefuneralhome.com
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Published in News Sun from June 8 to June 9, 2010