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. Personal condolences may be sent to the family at www.stockhamfamily.com.