Robert Soles

Robert Soles, 83, passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by Geraldine, his devoted wife of 62 years, their children Gary (Mary Lin), Marc (Therese), Jeff (Joni), and Todd (Michelle), and was preceded in death by their daughter Colleen. He is also survived by 15 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Bob proudly served his country in the Navy as a firefighter until 1950. He volunteered at VA hospitals in both Florida and Michigan where he earned status as a Gold Circle Member of the VFW for his many years of service. He loved nothing more than spending time with his family and traveling with his beloved wife. He was the most outstanding husband, Dad, Papa, and friend. He will forever be remembered for his exceptional personality and wonderful sense of humor.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at the Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in Indialantic.

In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made in memory of Robert Soles to: or the would be appreciated. Condolences can be shared at

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Davis Seawinds Funeral Home
560 Montreal Road Melbourne, FL 32935
(321) 254-1532

Published in FLORIDA TODAY from Mar. 5 to Mar. 7, 2013