Robert W. Kirkwood, 61 of Bunker Hill, died at Alton Memorial Hospital on Monday, June 15, 2020, at 6:17 p.m. He was born on November 21, 1958, in Litchfield to George Raymond Kirkwood and Doris (Goodwin) Kirkwood.
He was a truck driver for Estes Trucking in Eureka, MO. Robert worked at Aladdin Steel in Gillespie for over 25 years. He enjoyed working on cars, camping, fishing and spending time with his grandkids.
He is survived by his mother, Doris Kirkwood of Bunker Hill; children, Brandi (John) Miles of Bunker Hill, Heather Kirkwood of Litchfield, Bobbi (John) Fisher of Hillsboro, and Christopher Kirkwood of Bethalto; grandchildren, Cristine Gaither, Evan Miles, Whyatt Knezik, Aiden Miles, Ethan Miles, Chase Hartman, Bryce Hartman, Johnny Fisher, Keeyanah Hammack, Dessa Hammack, Alexandria Hammack, Adalann Bartholomew, and Bella Hammack; great-grandchildren, Brentley Miles and Aria Hornbeck; siblings, Carol (Leonard) Brave of Alhambra, Lori (Dave) Ritter of Carlock, Amy (Jonathan) Hess of Bethalto, and Jeffrey (Tracie) Kirkwood of Dorchester; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Robert was preceded in death by his father.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, July 11, 2020, at 12:00 p.m. at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bunker Hill. Memorials are suggested to Robert Kirkwood’s Children and Grandchildren Fund to restore his 1965 Skylark. Kravanya Funeral 亚洲真人娱乐视讯home, Bunker Hill is in charge of the arrangements.