Obituary and Service Information for Robert E. George
|George, Robert E.|
Date: Monday, April 13, 2009
Time: 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Mahn Twin City Chapel-Festus
Date: Tuesday, April 14, 2009
Time: 11 am
Mahn Twin City Chapel
Shepherd Hills Cemetery, Barnhart, MO
American Cancer Society, 4207 Lindell Blvd, St Louis, MO 63108
Robert E. George, 71, of DeSoto entered into rest Wednesday, April 8, 2009 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Crystal City. He was a retired conductor with Burlington Northern Railroad. He was a US Army and Marine veteran who served 13 years in the service with 3 Vietnam tours, he was a lifetime member of the V.F.W. and 40 year member of United Transportation Union. Born April 3, 1938, in St Louis, MO, to the late Robert C. and Willa (Davis) George.
He is survived by sons; John (Kathy) George of Indiana, David (Erin) George of DeSoto and Kelly George of Crystal City; sister, Linda Taylor of Alabama; grandchildren: Chris, Claire, Ethan and Sarah.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie (Goforth) George; son, Tim George and daughter, Cindy George; brothers: Clyde "Butch" George and Jim Davis; sisters: Ruth Ann Gilchrist and Mary Champion.