Robert Varney Cromwell IDALOU- Robert Varney Cromwell, 87, of Idalou passed away on Oct. 17, 2013 in Slaton. He was born March 31, 1926 to Edwin and Elizabeth Cromwell in Baltimore, MD. Robert served in the Army
Air Corp during WWII
. He retired from Texas Tech as a locksmith and was an avid square dancer and round dancer. Survivors include children, Christina Cromwell, Robert Cromwell and wife Susan, and Wendy Hurd; grandsons, Andrew Erikson and Joseph Cromwell; stepchildren, Chuck Martin, Tommy Martin, Dwight Martin, Gerald, June and Dale Lange, Helen Durham, Joy Fuller, and Cinthia Dawson; numerous step-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; wives, Mildred, Ruth and Elfrieda; brothers, Edwin, Herbert and Richard; step-daughter, Carol Rackley. Visitation will be Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013 in Resthaven Funeral Home from 5 to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be Monday, Oct. 21, 2013 at 10 a.m. in Resthaven's Abbey Chapel with burial to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park. Contributions may be made to the Meals on Wheels of Lubbock.