Robert C. "Bob" Bauman, 91, of West Melbourne passed away Friday, January 4, 2013 at Weustoff Hospice House.
Beloved husband of Marie for 62 years, Bob was a native of Paterson, New Jersey. He came to the Melbourne area in 1982 from Wanaque, New Jersey. Bob had been a branch manager for the Sun Life Financial company in Wayne, New Jersey. He was affiliated with Ascension Catholic Church here in Melbourne. A US Marine veteran of WWII he was a corporal prior to his discharge and a member of the VFW.
Other survivors include his two sons, Robert, Jr. (Robin) of Princeton, NJ and Jeffrey of Melbourne; two daughters, Lori (Wayne) Tapie of San Jose, CA and Phyllis Sullivan of West Melbourne; three grandchildren, Kerry Chau, Thomas Sullivan, Jeremy Bloch; and four great-grandchildren.
Bob was predeceased by his brother, Henry and his son-in-law, Donald.
Funeral services will be Tuesday morning at 10:00 AM in the Fountainhead Funeral Chapel, 7359 Babcock Street SE Palm Bay. Entombment will follow in Fountainhead Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday morning from 9:00 AM until the time of services.
Fountainhead Funeral Home is in charge of services.