Robert "Bob" M. King
SPRINGFIELD, IL – Robert “Bob” M. King, 55, passed away on Friday, January 16, 2015, at the Cancer Institute of America in Zion, IL.
Bob was born October 9, 1959, in Williamsport, PA, the son of Donald and Eleanor King. He married Joyce Bouvet on April 23, 1993, and she survives.
He is survived by his wife, Joyce; eight children: Bobby (Samantha) King and Jonathan King, both of TX, Christopher of PA, Ronald Bouvet II of Springfield and Theresa Bouvet of Springfield, Wes (Courtney) Bouvet of Auburn, Brenda (Will) Zapata of Chicago, and Austin Bouvet of Springfield; eleven grandchildren, including Melissa, Kyler, Alexis, Autumn, Hunter, Sofia and Bralen; sister Debbie Recarte of Houston, TX; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Bob is preceded in death by his father and mother, Eleanor Fox; three brothers: Donald, William and Ricky.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 12:00 pm, Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Gifford officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery where military honors will be conducted.