Warren “Bob” Quertermous, age 90, of Golconda passed away March 16, 2014 at Fountains Nursing Home in Marion, IL.
Bob was born August 28, 1923 in Burna, KY to Luttie and May (Wall) Quertermous. On November 19, 1955 he married Fannie Sherrel Gilliam in New Shawneetown; she preceded him in death on May 26, 2003.
Bob served his country in the U.S. ARMY and was a WWII Veteran. He was a carpenter and lived in Pope and Johnson counties since 1946. He was a member of the Church of Christ since 1956, and a life member of Disabled American Veterans.
Bob is survived by several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Mark Quertermous, Cletus Quertermous, two sisters, Marjorie Chittenden, Clorene Brush, and one infant brother.
Funeral service will be 1:00 pm Thursday, March 20, 2014 at Aly Funeral Home in Golconda, IL. Interment will follow the service at IOOF Cemetery in Golconda, IL. Military Honors will be conducted by VFW Post 9227, American Legion Post 719, and the Illinois National Guard Military Funeral Honors Team. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until time of service on Thursday at the funeral home.