Lt. /Col. Robert Carl Fawcett, retired, age 85, passed away on September 12, 2021.
He served for the USAF as a pilot for 22 years. After his retirement from the Air Force, he became a commercial pilot for Midway Airlines where he served as an instructor and check pilot.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents Melvin and Odelia (Batteiger) Fawcett and his brother Richard Fawcett. Robert is survived by his loving wife of 66 years Carolyn, his 3 children, Robert (Sheila) Fawcett M.D., Kathy (Steve) Seib RDH, Med, Tod (Kimberly) Fawcett D.D.S, 2 grandchildren, Robert Christopher “RC” (Ashley) Fawcett and John Fawcett, sister in law Maxine Fawcett, and nephew Brian Fawcett.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 18, 2021 from 10am-12pm at Sunset Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 12pm. Burial with military honors will follow at Sunset Memorial Park.