Robert Dale Caraway, 69, of Gorham left his life on July 5, 2020 in Carbondale. Born to Odena (Wallace) and Jim Caraway on March 8, 1951. Bob served in the U.S. Army 1970-1972 in the 82nd Airborne. He was retired from the SIU Grounds Department. He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Carbondale. He is survived by: his three children Jesse, Julie, and Gabriel Caraway; 4 grandchildren Kannon Caraway, Kennedy Schuler, Krew Schuler, and Howdy Eugene Allen Caraway; one brother Ken Caraway; two aunts Melva Holbrook and Barbra Sue Cox; many cousins, nieces, and nephews; and many friends. He is preceded in death by his parents.
Graveside Services will be Monday July 13th, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at Wolf Creek Cemetery in Eldorado with Dennis O’Keefe officiating.
Walker Funeral Home and Crematory of Southern Illinois entrusted with arrangements.