Robert Cole, Sr. Obituary

Robert M. (Bob) Cole, Sr.

November 10, 1954 - July 27, 2010
Resided in Norfolk, VA
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Robert M. (Bob) Cole, Sr., 55, passed away July 27, 2010. Bob was born in Rice, England on November 10, 1954 to Rita Cole and the late Robert W. Cole. Bob was raised in and called Norfolk his home.

He was an electrician for Cole Electric Inc. and a past business agent for local union 307. Bob will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

He is survived by Kathy Cole; his two sons, Robert Cole, Jr. and Shaun Cole, daughter, Shawna Parker and husband Kenny, fiancee Debbie Brown, her three children, John, Chrissy and Heather, his mother, Rita Cole, all of Norfolk, VA; as well as his brother, Scott Cole and wife Sandy of Virginia Beach, VA. Bob was Poppy to; Todd, Brett, Tricia, Lil Mark and Kamryn, and great Poppy to Colin, and an uncle to Spencer Cole.

A celebration of Bob's life will be held on Saturday, July 31, 2010, at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Tidewater Drive Chapel at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association. Condolences may be offered to the family at


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Celebration of Life Service
Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Tidewater Drive Chapel
8464 Tidewater Drive
Norfolk, VA US 23518
Saturday, July 31, 2010
1:00 PM


American Heart Association
500 East Plume Street
Norfolk, VA 23510