Rory Makler
Sr. Vice President

NMLS ID # - 486598

115 S. Elm St.
PO Box 59
Staunton, IL 62088

Office: 618-635-2234
Cell Phone: 217-825-4574
Fax: 618-635-8423


Business Hours: 9:00AM-4:00PM Monday-Thursday
9:00AM-6:00PM Friday
9:00AM-12:00PM Saturday
After hours appointments available

Rory Makler is a resident of the Staunton community with life-long roots in the area. He has more than 33 years experience as a loan officer. Rory, Senior Vice-President of First National Bank in Staunton, specializes in Consumer and Real Estate Lending.

Rory is active in his community, volunteering in the Benld Lions Club, Benld Gillespie Rotary Club, Aux. Director of Heritage Manor Nursing Home,  Bertetti Foundation and Coal Country Chamber of Commerce. Rory lives in rural Benld with his wife. They have 3 grown children and 2 grandchildren.

First National Bank in Staunton Benefits

Personal Assistance with Technology

Once you complete your online application I will be in contact with you and will work with you through closing. Applying online provides the convenience you need to allow you to apply 24/7 when it fits into your schedule with the comfort of working with a knowledgeable loan originator from beginning to end.

Quality Service with Competitive Rates

I understand that home financing is one of the biggest financial decisions you will make in your life. I am committed to helping you through the process and attaining the right loan for you at the most competitive rate. I will strive to make the process as trouble-free as possible.

Mortgage Products to Suit Your Needs

Whether you plan to stay in your home for 5 years or 50 years, we have a mortgage product that is right for you. Our products range from 0% down payment loans to refinances and construction loans. I will work with you to find the right mortgage loan to fit your circumstances.

Close Your Mortgage Quickly

We can get your mortgage approved in minutes rather than days or weeks. I will work diligently to close your mortgage as quickly as possible. We work with local title companies and appraisers to speed up the process even more.