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Robert "Robbie" Ronald Ivan, 2 days, of Poplar Grove went to be with our Lord Thursday, March 15, 2018. Robbie was born March 13, 2018, to Robert Ivan and Olivia (Chance) Bekielewski. In his short life Robbie brought out such love, kindness, and compassion in people including Family, Friends, Physicians, Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, Social workers and many others. He had the sweetest face and adorable chubby little cheeks. He didn't open his eyes much, but he did open them and check out mom and dad for a little bit.
He is survived by mother, Olivia; father, Robert; sisters, Olivia and Octavia; Grandparents, Ron and Ruth Chance of Belvidere; Robert and Ranay Ivan of Poplar Grove; great-grandmothers, Mattie Chance of Rockford and Anna Ivan of Gurnee; great-grandfather, Nicholas Hengels of Belvidere; Uncles, John Chance of Clarendon Hills, Nathan Chance of Corbin, Kentucky and his children, Jacob, Brittany, Dakota, and Emmah; Aunt, Marillyn Ivan of Rock Springs, Wyoming; Uncle, Thomas Ivan of Rochester, Minnesota; plus numerous great aunts, great uncles, and 2nd cousins. Predeceased by brother, Orin Bekielewski; maternal great-grandparents, Ernest and Marilee Ward and Vernon Chance; paternal great-grandparents, Robert Ivan and Marillyn Hengels.
Visitation and funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at Northeast Christian Church, 5651 E. Riverside Blvd., Rockford. Visitation will start at 9:30 AM, with the service to follow at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Children's Hospital of Wisconsin or to your local Ronald McDonald House Charities.

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  1. Chris Gilmore

    I am so very sorry for the loss of your Dear Sweet Robbie. You are all in my heart and prayers as you go through this difficult time.

  2. Glenda Schultz

    My heart & prayers are with you Olivia & Rob....your sweet baby boy will know the love your family has for him.

  3. Chuck and Diane Davis

    Our love and deepest condolences to all of you. We are so very sorry for the loss of your precious son Robbie. In our thoughts and prayers. With love

  4. Karen

    My deepest condolences to Rob and Olivia and the family. Much prayers and love

  5. Stacy Nelson

    We are so very sorry for your loss. We will pray for God's peace at such a difficult time.

  6. Evie Vastis

    Dearest Ruth and Family, My deepest sympathies for your loss. Such joy and then sudden heart wrenching loss. My thoughts and prayers are being sent to you and the whole family. Love, Evie

  7. Connie

    My condolences on the loss of your precious son. May he rest in peace. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family.

  8. St. John Family

    Olivia, We were so sorry to hear about the loss of your precious baby. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family! The St. John Family

  9. Margie Wallace

    God so loves this little angel he called him home so soon. He blessed his parents with the chance to hold and love him too.


    Robert and Olivia no words can say how sorry we are for your loss. Your in our thoughts and prayers. Love you guys.

  11. Sherry

    Sweet Angel Robbie. You are so loved. Rest in peace sweet boy.

  12. Kelly Bevins

    Our hearts and thoughts go out to Rob and Olivia. Sending love and our sincerest condolences.

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