Robert J. Jewell

April 04, 1945 ‒ December 06, 2007

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Robert J. Jewell, age 62, of McGibney Road, Mount Vernon passed away on Thursday December 6, 2007 at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. He was born on April 4, 1945 in Mount Vernon, Ohio to the late Kenneth and Linna (Winand) Jewell. Robert served in the United States Army from 1965 to 1967. He was currently employed with Sash Foam of Mansfield and was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Worker’s. Robert was also a member of the Gay Street United Methodist Church where he served as a Trustee. He was active with his children and grandchildren participating as a Boy Scout and Cub Scout Leader and was a volunteer coach in the Mount Vernon Softball League.

He is survived by his wife of 40 years Judy (Braden) Jewell, two daughters, Cassie (John) Frazier of Mount Vernon, Jennifer (James) Leggett of Enon, Ohio, four grandchildren, Nicole Frazier, Veronica Leggett, A.J. Leggett and Katie Leggett, father-in-law, Harold Braden of Ontario, sister-in-law, Robin (Robert) Burkhardt of Ontario and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call on Monday from 4 PM to 7 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home where a funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 11 AM. Burial with military honors provided by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Inner Church of Mount Vernon or to the charity of one’s choice.

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