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Robert E. "Bob" Eaton

April 15, 1935 April 30, 2014
Robert E. "Bob" Eaton
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Robert E. "Bob" Eaton, age 79, passed away at his home. He was born in Carbondale, IL to Clifford and Edna (Davies) Eaton. He married Peggy Kobiela on October 10, 1953 in Murphysboro, IL. She survives. He is also survived by his son Mike (Jane) Eaton, his daughter Kim (Herb) Elam, three grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He grew up in Carbondale, IL and moved to Greenville in 1956 and went to work managing Illinois Brokerage until 1963. He later managed the P.N. Hirsch and Rechters.. He went on to own and operate The Shoe Hutch, Sim's Dime Store and Wilfong's Shoe Store. In 1991 he opened Lot A Cars in Greenville and was still active in that business. Memorial contributions are suggested to Cardinal Glennon Childrens Hospital, The Comets Sports Boosters, or The Greenville County Club.


Sunday, May4, 2014 from 2-5 PM

A gathering of friends will be Sunday, May 4, 2014 from 2-5 PM at the Greenville Country Club

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