THOMSON, Ill. -- Robert Earl Ashpole, 89, died March 12, 2014 in Fresno, Calif.
He was born Oct. 14, 1924 in Thomson, Ill., to John and Minnie Ashpole (deceased) of Thomson.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce, Santa Maria, Calif.; son, Rob, Boston, Mass.; four daughters, Barbara and Tamara, of Springville, Utah; Lyn, Fresno, Calif., and Beverly, Auburn, Calif.; and a sister, Evelyn (Ashpole) Gray, of Thomson. He has 21 grandchildren and 48 great-grandchildren.
Death date: March 12, 2014