|Robert L. Kilgore, 23, of Galesburg, died at 10:14 a.m. Sunday, January 20, 2013 in OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.
He was born November 24, 1989 in Galesburg, the son of John and Melinda Wong Kilgore.
He is survived by his parents; his two sisters, Jennifer Kilgore of San Diego, Calif. and Alonna Kilgore of Galesburg, Grandparents Virginia Kilgore and Mon Shee and Mel Yen Wong all of Galesburg; his dog, Kia and his brothers forever, Chris Buckner, Mason Courson and Sam Malmrose; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
He graduated from Galesburg High School in 2008, where he was a member of the football team. He loved the Chicago Bears and Chicago Bulls.
Funeral will be 10 a.m. Friday, January 25, 2013 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Rev. William Miller will officiate. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the chapel. Burial will be in East Linwood Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.