Robert Eugene Weston, 87, of Granite City, passed Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at Stearns Nursing and Rehab in Granite City surrounded by family.
He was born April 1, 1927.
Robert worked for 27 years at A.O. Smith and was a Navy and Air Force veteran. He was also a member of the American Legion, Shriners and a member of the Scottish Rite and 32 Degree Mason.
He married Lena Ellen Sumner in 1945; she preceded him in death in 1983. He later married Brenda Ruth O’Dell in 1984; she preceded him in death in 2012.
Also preceding him in death was his father, Wilbur Weston, and mother, Angel “Nola” (nee Lindsey) Weston Beckmann.
He is survived by his daughter, Donna Rea of Granite City; stepdaughter, Anita (Dennis) Gerkin of Granite City; two stepsons, Leonard “Junior” (Lisa) Harper of Paducah, Ky., and Daryle Harper of Granite City; brother, William Weston of Mexico; three grandchildren, Johnny (Shannon) Adler of Indiana, Brian (Bonnie) Adler of Granite City and Christopher Adler of Granite City and several stepgrandchildren.
A memorial visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the time of services at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, at Wojstrom Funeral Home and Crematory in Granite City with the Rev. Henry Crippen officiating. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, at Sunset Hills Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon. Online guestbook available at www.wojstrom.com.