Robert L. Dutton of Arlington Heights Robert L. "Bob" Dutton, 84, passed away Jan. 21, 2013, after a long battle with cancer. Bob, beloved husband of Verna, is also survived by his children, Stephen Dutton, Randall Dutton, David Dutton, Lori Metzner, Alan Griffith and Sharon White. He was the beloved grandfather of 12 and great-grandfather of five. Bob was born in St. Louis, Mo., raised in Des Moines, Iowa, and graduated from East High School. He attended Drake University and Omaha University after serving two years in the Air Force. Bob retired from Ameritech in 1983 after serving 38 years in the Bell System. He was a devoted Bible Study Leader for 20 years with the Christian Business Men's Committee of Chicago. Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, at The Orchard, 1330 N. Douglas Ave., Arlington Heights. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to www.hopeforthewarriors.org
. "For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through Him." John 3:17.