Robert (Bob) 72 of Saint Petersburg, Florida passed away on Sunday October 16th 2022. Robert was born on April 2, 1950 to Robert and Clara Van AlstIne in Melrose Park, Illinois. He worked for the State of Illiois Transportation Department. He served in the Marine Corp. He married Cynthia Van Alstein on April 12th 1980. They had one son John Robert Van Alstein. He was preceded in death by his parents Robert and Clara Van Alstine. A brother Terry Van Alstine. He is survived by his wife Cynthia, his son John, his sister Kathy Leverenz, and many nieces and nephews. He spent many happy moments with his fur buddy Frankie. Robert will be missed by all. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.