CUMMINS, Robert R. 69, of Brandon, passed away on Feb. 8, 2013. He is predeceased by his parents, Robert I. and Sarah J. Cummins, and his sister, Sandra Wolsefer. He is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Sarah; children, William Cummins (Donna), Elizabeth Nickles (Kenneth), Scott Cummins (Jimmie Lee); grandchildren, Chad, Andrea, Hunter, Eli, Luke, Noah, Samuel; great-granddaughter, Kinley; sisters, Cindy Stewart (Doug), Roberta Hagemann (Dave); several nieces and nephews and other loving family. Bob was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather who served in the Navy for 6 years and then worked as a truck driver till he served as the Teamster's Local 79, Tampa, Florida president for 12 years. He served in the LDS Church in various callings and was a Temple worker in Orlando, Florida Temple. He was loved and will be missed by many. There will be a viewing at 10 am at the LDS Church, 1412 John Moore Road, Brandon, FL 33511. Services will begin at 11 am with a private committal service to follow at Florida National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Wounded Warrior Project at

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Feb. 11, 2013