Robert Jewett Obituary

Robert  Jewett
Robert "Curly" Jewett
Robert Jewett

October 1, 1924 - January 9, 2012
Born in Bozeman, Montana
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Robert "Curly" Jewett, 87, died on January 9, 2012, in Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2012, at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel with interment following at the at Masonic Mausoleum in Des Moines.

Robert was born on October 1, 1924, in Bozeman, Montana. Robert grew up in Missoula, Montana and attended West Plains, Missouri High School and Iowa State University. He served in the U.S. Navy on the USS Cowpens during World War II and also served during the Korean Conflict. He worked for 35 years for Western Electric, retiring in 1985. He was a 32nd Degree Mason and member of the Auburn Union Park Masonic Lodge #592, Za-Ga-Zig Shine, Highland Park American Legion Post 374, and Des Moines Chapter of the Izaak Walton League.

Robert is survived by son, Robert W. Jewett of Des Moines; daughter, Penny (Danny) Mann of Arlington, TX; sister, Annette (Leonard) Pupkes of Omaha, NE; and granddaughter, Laurissa Mann of Arlington, TX. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hallick and Rena Jewett.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, January 13, at Westover Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Epworth United Methodist Church or the Izaak Walton League.

Online condolences will be welcomed at IlesCares.com.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Friday, January 13, 2012
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Service
Westover Funeral Home
PENDING
PENDING, IA US PENDING
Saturday, January 14, 2012
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cemetery
Masonic Mausoleum
1550 - 48th Street
Des Moines, IA US 50311
Saturday, January 14, 2012
11:30 AM

Charities

Epworth United Methodist Church
412 Euclid Avenue
Des Moines, IA
Izaak Walton League
4507 Bell Aire Road
Des Moines, IA US 50310-3786