- August 15, 1916 - November 27, 2016
- Marion, Illinois
of Robert's Passing
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Robert was born on August 15, 1916 and passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2016.
Robert was a resident of Marion, Illinois at the time of his passing.
He was drafted into the Army during WWII where he served in the postal division servicing over 30000 troops as they moved all over the European Theatre.
He was married to Juanita.
Family and friends may gather on Wednesday November 30 2016 from 5 â 8 pm at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion and from 12 pm until the time of service at the church on Thursday. Funeral services will be Thursday December 1 2016 at 1 pm at Walnut Grove Baptist Church on Route 45 north of New Burnside with Dr. Ron Ferguson . Interment will be in Drake Cemetery near Creal Springs with military rites presented by members of the Marion VFW Post 1301 American Legion Post 147 and National Guard Detail Unit.
For those who prefer memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois.