St. George, Utah
Robert Joseph Fetter, 88, passed away on March 15, 2023 in St. George. He was born July 3, 1934 in Charleston, SC to Robert Joseph Fetter and Clarice Morillo. On March 11, 1972 he married Joyce Bates at the Little Church of the West in Las Vegas, NV. Their marriage was later solemnized in the St. George Temple. Bob definitely loved his wife and family and would do anything for them.
Bob attended school in Charleston and completed two years of college. He served in the Air Force from 1954 -1958. He graduated from the space program. He worked for the Department of Energy at EG&G at the Test Site for over 30 years.
He enjoyed tinkering in the garage, being a mechanic to every vehicle in the family. He could make any kind of PC board for any electronic device. He was a fanatic of clocks, clocks, and more clocks. He collected model cars, trucks and war planes. He loved recording movies and taking pictures.
Bob is survived by his daughters: Teresa (Jon) Montgomery, Las Vegas, NV; Sheila (Chris) Flores, Beaver; Alesha Carsten, St. George; grandchildren: Nash Lamprecht, Breezy (Ryan) Banks, Trey Flores, Karissa Carsten, Colton Carsten, Ricky Flores and Kristina (Teo) Ramirez; great-granddaughters: Skylen Lamprecht, Tatum Flores-Butcher, Harmony Ramirez, Brooklynn and Braelynn Banks; as well as great-grandsons: Teo Jr. Ramirez, Braxton Banks, and Kobain Flores.
He is also preceded in death by his wife, Joyce. She preceded him in death on December 4, 2022 after 50 years of marriage. They were only separated three months. Also, his parents; granddaughter, Kayla Nicole Flores, and grandson, Shayne Allen Flores.
Private family services will be held Saturday, March 25, 2023. Burial will be in the Richfield City Cemetery, with military honors by V.F.W. #5050 and the Hill Air Force Honor Guard. Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guestbook at www.maglebymortuary.com