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Robert A. Holcomb

May 16, 1957 - February 11, 2018

Service Date: February 16, 2018

Robert A. Holcomb, 60, of Swansea, Illinois, born Thursday, May 16, 1957, in East Saint Louis, IL, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Four Fountains Convalescent Center in Belleville, Illinois.

Robert was a self-sufficient individual whose talent with tools made him a success at Schiefferdecker Construction Company in Belleville, IL. Robert loved rock music, especially KSHE radio and was an avid concert attendee. He attended St. Augustine of Canterbury in Belleville Illinois, and was a long time member of the St. Clair County Angler’s Association. Robert was much loved and will be missed by his many friends and relatives.

He was preceded in death by his:

  • Brother: Brian W. Holcomb

Surviving are his:

  • Daughter: Kristy (Russel) Mathis of New Athens, IL
  • Grandsons: Miles and Maddox Mathis
  • Mother of his daughter: Pamlia Holcomb of Belleville, IL
  • Mother and Step-father: Virginia (James Sr.) Weber of Belleville, IL
  • Brothers
    • Brad (Susan) Holcomb of Belleville, IL
    • Mark (Dede Frazier) Holcomb of Belleville, IL
  • Step-brother: James (Maria-Coste) Weber, Jr. of New York, NY
  • Step-sister: Kathleen (Derek) Dunmire of Imperial, MO

Memorials: Memorials may be made to Four Fountains Nursing Home or Masses in Robert’s name.

Visitation:  Visitation from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Friday, February 16, 2018 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, Illinois. Private family interment will be at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Belleville, Illinois.