- August 17, 1949 - September 28, 2012
- McPherson, Kansas
of Robert's Passing
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“Happy Easter big brother.....Miss you.
1 of 21 | Posted by: Janis LaRose Chinal - Everett, MA
“My condolences to Bob's family on his passing. I met Bob a number of years ago through Rotary in Pittsfield and went on to enjoy a number of golf...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Jonas Glidden - Epsom, NH
“To Auntie Gail, Bruce and Family, So sorry to hear of Bob's Passing, I wish I could be there with you. Wish there was something I could do. I only...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: Jennifer Gurdon D'Amico - NH
“Sorry to hear about Bob's passing. He was a great boss and friend. He never got mad. Even when I was mowing the lawn and put a rock through his side...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Laurie Houle - Pittsfield, NH
“Hope and Family, My thoughts and prayers are with all of at this difficult time.
5 of 21 | Posted by: Beth Evans - Lyons, KS - friend
“I knew Bob for over 25 years. He was a mentor, a boss, and a friend. We shared many laughs together. Deepest condolences to all of his family,...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: George Robbins, Postmaster - NH
“Gail and family please accept my deepest condolences on your loss. While I have never had the pleasure of meeting you, Bobby often spoke warmly and...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Bob Casey - Sandown, NH
“I had the pleasure of working with Bob in the early 90's at the Northwood, NH post office. He has always been my favorite postmaster that I worked...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Lily Clark - Center Barnstead, NH
“I only had the opportunity to meet Bob a few times. I knew though, if he loved you Gail (Hope), he was someone special. I am so very sorry for your...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Jo Ann - Easthampton, MA - Friend
“so sorry to hear about bob... i had the privelege of working with him & having him as my boss... you could'nt ask for a better boss, he was the...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Ivy Cimon - Barnstead, NH
“I was never lucky enough to work with Bob, but from those at the Suncook office who did...I have heard many fond memories and stories of the times...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: Jeannie Woolf - Pembroke, NH
“Hope, I am so sorry! You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers!
12 of 21 | Posted by: Lara (McMichael) Blake - KS
“I still cannot believe that Bob is gone. We just finished a golfing vacation of a lifetime out in Pebble Beach just two weeks ago. You could not...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Jim Bonnier - Auburn, NH
“Bob was as good a friend as any person could ever hope for. I just spent the week of our lives playing golf at our dream course, Pebble Beach, and I...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: Duff Delano - Hinsdale, NH
“Hope and family - Sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
15 of 21 | Posted by: Dee Linaweaver - McPherson
“I will miss you with all my heart RIP my loving brother
16 of 21 | Posted by: Gail LaRose-Lewis - Berlin, NH
“I can't remember the last time I saw you, however I will never forget
the gift you bought me back when I was thirteen years old. It meant the
world...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: Melissa LaRose - Acushnet, MA
“So very many wonderful memories of us all growing up. You were in my "favorites" cousins list! You were always a sweetheart. You will be truly missed...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Lauren Mejia Bell - Peoria, AZ
“Hope & Bruce I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
19 of 21 | Posted by: Marilyn Miller - McPherson, KS
“Have been missing you since you moved away. Now I will never get to see you again.
Love you big brother, always have, always will.
20 of 21 | Posted by: Janis LaRose Chinal - Everett, MA
“Our thoughts and prayers are with Hope, Bruce and the family. We will always remember Bob's humor, east coast accent and friendship. May he now...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: Justin Ek - Sun Prairie, WI
Robert "Bob" Ernest Vincent LaRose, 63, of McPherson, and formerly of Pittsfield, NH, passed away on Friday, September 28, 2012, at his home in McPherson. He was a retired Postmaster and had worked at the U.S. Post Office in Pittsfield, NH.
Bob was born August 17, 1949, in Everett, MA, the son of Ernest Vincent and Evelyn Marie (Munroe) LaRose. He graduated from high school in Everett.
He served in the U.S. Army and the Army National Guard and was a member of Rotary Club International.
On June 22, 2008, Bob was united in marriage to Hope Gail (Cozine) Blouin in McPherson, KS.
Survivors include: his wife, Hope of the home; sons, Bruce Blouin of McPherson, KS and Kenny McCallister of Brockton, MA; daughter, Kim Lambros and husband, Steve, of Leominster, MA; brother, James LaRose of Massachusetts; sisters, Janice LaRose and Gayle LaRose, both of Massachusetts; four grandchildren, Stephanie Lambros, Ashley Lambros, Ethan Blouin, and Baylie Blouin.
A private family service will be held on Wednesday, October 3, 2012, at Stockham Family Funeral Home.
Memorial donations may be given to the American Cancer Society in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460.