Robert Pavloski

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Robert Pavloski Obituary
Robert Pavloski passed away on Jan. 6, 2014, at Holland Hospice House.

He is survived by his devoted wife, Carole Wanrooy Pavloski; daughter, Linda (Roger) Klunder; a very special niece Sara Jeanette; very special nephews, Robert and Matthew Wanrooy and Jeff Jeanette; 3 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a sister Ruth Soik, a sister-in-law, Barbara Wanrooy and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Jane Wakeman.

He was a member of St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church.

Bob was an aviation cadet in the United States Air Force during World War II and was seriously injured and received honorable discharge.

He attended Milwaukee School of engineering, Middle Georgia College, Grand Rapids, Junior College and graduated from Western Michigan.

Following graduation he was employed as an aerospace engineer for Lear Siegler. Bob also taught management and engineering at Aquinas College. Served as a consumer arbitrator for the State of Michigan and was recognized as a certified manager by the institute of professional managers. He actively took part in civic activities as organizer, participant and supporter.

Bob was a licensed real estate agent, he liked freelancing, buying and selling property including a restaurant, motel, golf course, estates, lake properties, Florida condos and the Old Wing Mission. He bought and restored old cars mostly Mercedes. He was very athletic and enjoyed tennis, racket ball, golf, swimming, Entered and completed The Iron Man triathlon in Kona Hawaii. Bob enjoyed every moment of time as a great treasure and took advantage of every occasion to do good. He ran a good race and was now very resigned to going home to be with his maker.

There will be no memorial service. Burial has already taken place.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Harbor Humane society 14345 Bagley St @ U.S. 31 West Olive, MI 49460.

Arrangements by Dykstra Funeral Home.
Published in The Holland Sentinel on Jan. 8, 2014
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