Robert "Bob" Paul Rizman

Saturday, November 20, 2010

Robert "Bob" Paul Rizman, a resident of Holdiay Island, Arkansas, was born July 17, 1942 in Berwyn, IL, a son of Paul and Edna (Pearl) Rizman. He passed away Friday, November 19, 2010 in Holiday Island at the age of 68.

Bob was a race & stock car driver for several years and was an avid fisherman. He was very active in the Democratic Party. Bob previously owned the Two Hobo's Restaurant in Eureka Springs. He retired from the Eagle Rock & Holiday Island Fire Departments as Fire Chief.

On August 10, 1994 Robert was united in marriage with Sondra Herr who survives him of the home. He is also survived by four daughters Lisa & husband Joel Takkimen of Burmsville, MN; Darlene & husband Tom Hogan of Elgin, IL; Cindy & husband Rick Hill of Sherwood, AR; Tracey & husband Geoff Bennett of Tomball, TX; one brother Bill Rizman of NB; nine grandchildren; one uncle Joe Rizman; one cousing Susan Hinman both of Arlington, IL; and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents. Visitation will be 5 until 8:00 PM Sunday, November 21, 2010 at the Nelson's Chapel of the Springs. Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Monday, November 22, 2010 at the Nelson's Chapel of the Springs in Eureka Springs with Bro Leon Bosier and Dr. Jimmy Martin Officiating. Services by Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Memorial may be sent to Holiday Island Fire Dept.-Ladies Auxilary, 251 Holiday Island Drive, Holiday Island, AR 72631 or Eureka Springs Volunteer Fire Dept. 144 E. Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632. Online condolences may be sent to the family at