Robert William Casey, 71, of Benton diedWednesday, Dec. 26, 2012 at 7:50 pm.
A native of Centralia, Ill., he was a graduate of Paducah Tilghman High School and worked at Shawnee Steam Plant.
He was a member of Sanctuary Church Of God in Fairdealing and served in the Navy during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Johnston Casey; a daughter, Rebecca Bowlin of Mayfield; a stepdaughter, Andrea Sexton of Paducah; sons David Casey of Clarksville, Tenn., and Matthew Casey of Paducah; a stepson, Tyler Winslow, of Cape Coral, Fla.; sisters Marjo C. Vancil, Annalee C. O’Donley and Elaine Oehlschlaeger, all of Paducah; a sister-in-law, Shirley Casey; a brother, Walter “Mike” Casey of Denver, Colo.; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother, T. Paul Casey, and his parents, Thorton Casey and Marjorie Sherwood Casey.
The funeral was Sunday, Dec. 30, at the Lone Oak Chapel Of Milner & Orr Funeral Home with Rev Albert Gaboriault officiating. Burial with military honors followed at Mt. Kenton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Lourdes Hospice, PO Box 7100, Paducah, KY 42002-7100.