Robert N. Ewing

East Alton | Sunday, June 17 2012

Robert N. Ewing, age 73 died at 1:05 AM on June 17, 2012 at his residence with his family by his side. He was born in East Alton on September 20, 1938 the son of the late Earl and Mae (Butler) Ewing. Robert was a retired steel painter working for various companies over the years out of the union hall.

He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Julia Allen of East Alton. Also surviving are three daughters; Stormie Heaton and her husband Dennis of Red Bud, Darlene Mabry of East Alton and Tonya Ewing of Alton, one son; Robert L. Ewing and his wife Becky of Alton, 26 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and one brother; Tom Ewing of Alton. He was preceded in death by a son; Vance Ewing.

Visitation will begin at 4:00 pm on Wednesday at Gent Funeral Home in Alton and continue until the time of funeral service at 7:00 pm. Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society.

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