Robert William Teply, age 79, of Venice, Florida, passed away on June 27, 1911. He was born on May 20, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois and worked in the steel industry until he retired in 1997. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was of the Catholic Faith. He is survived by his daughter, Michelene “Mickey” Teply of Hoffman Estates, Illinois; a son, Paul A. Teply of Mukwonago, Wisconsin and two grandchildren, Deandrea M. Bee and Rian L. Bee both of Hoffman Estates, Illinois. Robert was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette M. Peters Teply and a son, Robert B. Teply. Services were held in Itasca, Illinois and he was buried in St. Adalbert Cemetery in Niles, Illinois. Farley Funeral Home in Venice, Florida handled his arrangements.