ROBERT ERNEST FRENCH Jan. 27, 1936 - Apr. 4, 2014 Robert Ernest French passed away peacefully on April 04, 2014 in Paradise, CA. He was born in San Diego, CA on January 27, 1936. Preceded in death by his late wife Lola French, daughters, Theresa French, Carrie French and brother Gerald French. He is survived by his loving companion Jean Newstetter, brothers John French, grandchildren, John, April and Tina. Also many nieces, nephews and great grandchildren. Bob spent many years as a commercial painter in the Los Angeles county area. He also worked in Orange county as a construction customer service supervisor, for Auco Coummunity Developers until retiring to Paradise, CA in 1991. In his younger years Bob enjoyed camping with family and friends, fishing and riding his motorcycle. He loved to tease and never lost his sense of humor. A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday May, 03 2014 at 3p.m. in Appletree Village 1400 Kilcrease Dr. Paradise, CA Arrangements under the care of Rose Chapel Mortuary.