Robert Daniel Laks, a loving husband, father and friend, passed on to his final resting place on Wednesday, April 10, 2013. Robert was a fixture and well known and liked in the Gainesville business community where he was the store manager at Morgan Brothers Supply. Robert lived in Palm Coast but made the daily commute to Gainesville. He will be dearly missed in both communities. He leaves behind his best friend and his love, his wife Jessica; and their three children: Jaden, Conner and Mason whom he adored. He is also survived by his mother, Lorraine; his father, Bert; his sister, Kim; and his brother, Mike; as well as many other family members and friends who loved him dearly. Services will be held at Pinello Funeral Home, located at 1036 Derbyshire Road, Daytona Beach, Florida 32117 on Saturday, April 20, 2013. Calling hours will be from 11:00 A.M. until 1:00 P.M. and the service will begin at 1:00 P.M. Interment will be immediately following the service at Espanola Cemetery in Flagler County. In lieu of flowers, a trust fund has been established for his three children and donations will be accepted at any Wells Fargo Bank under the name "Rob's Kids Memorial Account" or "Jessica Laks".


Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Apr. 17, 2013