Robert K. “Bob” Brown, 45, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 12:35 A.M. May 29, 2017 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born October 5, 1971 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to parents, Ralph “Butch” and Judy (Greenwalt) Brown. Bob married Kristina Keip on February 14, 2003. They were blessed with 14 years of marriage. Per his wishes, services will be held at a later date. For those who wish, memorials may be given to the family of Robert Brown, in care of Kristina Brown and will be accepted at the funeral home or mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call (618) 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information and to send condolences.