Robert L. Hewitt, 78, of Godfrey, passed away Sunday evening, May 10, 2015, from a heart attack.
He was born on Jan. 16, 1937, in Alton, the son of Dane L. and Hilda L. Hewitt.
Robert married Linda Lou Dehart in 1958 and she preceded him in death in 2004. He married Mary Lou Davis in 2006 and she survives.
In addition to his wife, Mary Lou Hewitt; he is also survived by sons, Michael and Bradley; daughter, Dana (Hewitt) Jarden; a daughter-in-law, Kay (Coatney) Hewitt; a son-in-law, Tim Jarden; six grandchildren, Ashley Morgan and her husband, Shane, Loren Hewitt, Matt Hewitt and his wife, Megan, Jessica Hewitt, Andy Jarden and Chris Jarden; and three great-grandchildren, Shane, Sheralyn and Steven Morgan.
Cremation rites will be accorded.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of Eulogy Service at 11 a.m. Friday, May 15, 2015, at Staten-Fine Funeral Home in Alton.
Private inurnment will be at a later date at Valhalla Memorial Park Cemetery in Godfrey.
Memorials may be made to the National Children’s Advocacy Center. Online condolences and tributes can be found at www.staten-fine.com.