Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home - Champaign Il

Today is

Robert Joseph Pierce

Robert Joseph Pierce, 27, passed on unexpectedly on Sunday, October 11, 2015 at his home in Champaign, Ill.

pierceRobert was born on January 8, 1988, in Champaign. 

Survivors include three children Corey Gesell, 11, of Pontiac, Illinois; Lestat Siegmund, 7, of Tolono, Illinois; Isabella Pierce, 6, of Urbana, Illinois, and his brother, Daniel Pierce, 34, of Savoy, Illinois. 

Robert was preceded in death by both parents, William J. Pierce in 1999 and Teri L. Butler Pierce in 2015.

Robert enjoyed reading and being outdoors, especially hiking and fishing. He was also an animal lover, much like his mother.

A memorial service and visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m., Friday, October 23, at Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home, 201 N. Elm, Champaign, Illinois.  

Online condolences may be offered at www.HeathandVaughn.com.


My sympathy goes out to the Pierce family on the loss of Robert. You and your entire family are in my prayers.
May the God of all comfort strengthen and fortify you and your family for the days ahead.

“I have been sleepless from grief. Strengthen me according to your word.”-Psalm 119:28; jw.org

Dimitri Fotopoulos