Robert Ashton Westover, 58, of Springfield died on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at his residence. He was born on February 23, 1954 in Springfield to Phillip Russel and Betty Jane Jones Westover. He was preceded in death by his father, grandmother, Ruth Jones and one uncle, M.A. Jones, Jr.
Surviving are two daughters: Janis (Companion: Jon Raymond) Westover of Springfield and Marie (Scott) Niccum of Charleston, Jonathan Taylor Jarrett of Springfield who was like a son, two grandchildren: Jonnithin Raymond and Jennifer (Andrew) Denning, mother: Betty Jane Westover and one Aunt: Helen Jones of Springfield.
Robert was a member of Mensa, enjoyed stained glass, leather and wood working. He loved to play guitar. He dabbled in just about everything to stay busy. Robert worked as an IT Manager with Horace Mann.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Friday, January 18, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 7 pm, Friday, January 18, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.