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Robert E. Walton

September 14, 1929 May 29, 2019
Robert E. Walton
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Obituary for Robert E. Walton

Robert E. Walton, age 89, of Sullivan, Missouri passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at his home.

Robert Eugene was born on September 14, 1929 in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Olen Melvin and Alma (Wilson) Walton. He grew up and attended school in St. Louis and then entered into the United States Army and served during the Korean War. Robert was honorably discharged in 1952. He was united in marriage to Mary Floyd on November 14, 1952 in Waterloo, Illinois. To this union, five children were born: Eddie, Glen, Robert, Sharon, & Peggy. Robert was employed by Hager Hinge Co. for twenty-five years. He then went to work for Villa Duchesne as a caretaker until his retirement in 2003. In 2004, Robert and Mary moved to Sullivan with their daughter, Sharon, to spend their retirement years here. They loved fishing and enjoyed camping and cooking. Robert will be lovingly remembered and missed by his family and friends.

Robert is survived by his wife, Mary (Floyd) Walton of Sullivan, MO; two children, Eddie Walton and wife, Nancy, of Arnold, MO, and Sharon Walton of Sullivan, MO; three grandchildren, Donna, Dawn, and Eddie Walton; five great-grandchildren; one brother, Fred Walton of St. Louis, MO; other relatives & friends.

He was preceded in death by two sons, Glen Walton & Robert L. Walton; infant daughter, Peggy Walton; and his parents.

Visitation will be held from 3:00 PM-8:00 PM, Monday, June 3, 2019 at the Kutis Funeral Home Affton Chapel (10151 Gravois Rd., St. Louis, MO 63123).

Graveside Services, will Military Honors, will be held 10:00 AM, Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis.

Memorial contributions may be made to: The Alzheimer’s Association

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All arrangements are under the care of the Eaton Funeral Home of Sullivan & Bourbon, MO.

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3:00 PM 6/3/2019 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/3/2019 8:00:00 PM
Kutis Funeral Home Affton Chapel

10151 Gravois Road
St. Louis, MO 63123

Kutis Funeral Home Affton Chapel
10151 Gravois Road St. Louis 63123 MO
United States





10:00 AM 6/4/2019 10:00:00 AM
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

2900 Sheridan Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63125

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
2900 Sheridan Rd. St. Louis 63125 MO
United States

Cemetery Details


Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Final Resting Place

2900 Sheridan Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63125

2900 Sheridan Rd. St. Louis 63125 MO
United States

Memorial Contribution

Alzheimer’s Association Greater Missouri Chapter


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