Ira L. Inboden

Born: Thu., Aug. 17, 1939
Died: Wed., May 13, 2015


3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Sun., May 17, 2015
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

Funeral Mass

10:00 AM Mon., May 18, 2015
Location: St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church

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IRA L. INBODEN, age 75

Ira L. Inboden, age 75, Oblong, IL, went to be with his Lord and Savior surrounded by his family on Wednesday May 13, 2015 at Heritage Health in Robinson, IL.

Ira was born on August 17, 1939 in Crawford County, IL. He was the son of Byrl “Pat” Inboden and Dora (Waggoner) Inboden. On September 20, 1958 he married the love of his life Phyllis M. Huchel and she survives.

Ira retired from Labor Local 1280 in 1995. For 55 years he worked at many jobs including a Lime Business, Country Store in Hardinville, IL, welder, truck driver, heavy equipment operator as well as farming and logging. He served his country in the United States Air Force; was a member of St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church, Robinson, IL. His hobbies and interests were woodworking; watching birds and animals while he was enjoying being in the woods; camping and mushroom hunting. He enjoyed the time he spent with his family, especially his time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife Phyllis Inboden, Oblong, IL; three sons and daughters-in-laws Gary W. and Terry Inboden, Robinson, IL, Douglas L and Kelly Inboden, Oblong, IL and Rick J. Inbode, Oblong, IL; two daughters and sons-in-law Regina “Jeannie” and David Veach, Hardinville, IL and Annette L. and Lindell Mitchell, Flat Rock, IL; 12 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; one brother and sister-in-law, George and Mable Inboden, Robinson, IL; two sisters and brothers-in-law Vivian and Norman Tracy, Robinson, IL and Martha and Donald Sisil, Hardinville, IL; several nieces, nephews; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law and Ira’s best friend “Harry”.

Preceding him in death were his parents; four brothers Fred, Max, Byrl and Wilber Inboden; two sisters Virginia Cooper and Marilyn Dix and a brother-in-law Greg Huchel.

A Funeral Mass will be at 10:00AM Monday May 18, 2015 at St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church in Robinson, IL with Rev. Aloysius Okey Ndeanaefo officiating. Burial will follow in Shire Cemetery rural Oblong, IL. Visitation will be Sunday May 17, 2015 from 3:00 – 6:00 PM at Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, IL.

The family requests that an expression of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the Salvation Army. Envelopes at the church, visitation or may be mailed to Pulliam Funeral Home P.O. Box 121 Oblong, IL 62449.

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April (Inboden) Matteson
   Posted Sat May 16, 2015
I am sending my love to you all and wish I could be there to give you love in person. I am so sorry to hear of Uncle Ira's passing. My love and hugs to you all.

anne lewis
   Posted Mon May 18, 2015
Phyllis and family, I am so sorry and am sorry I couldn't make it to the visitation. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Hugs to all.

amy kimberlin
   Posted Mon May 18, 2015
Sorry for your loss, you and your family are in my thoughts & prayers.

Amy Kimberlin

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