Robert Lee Homolka
February 3, 1947 – August 28, 2018
Robert “Bob” Homolka
Robert “Bob” Homolka left this earth for Heaven on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. He passed away at home surrounded by many who loved him. Bob was born February 3, 1947, at Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, Colorado, and lived 71 wonderful years.
Bob was drafted to the United States Army and served from 1966 to 1968, including a tour to Vietnam. Bob loved his country and was honored to have served. He married Patty in 1969 and they started a family. Bob founded his own painting business, Bob Homolka Painting, in 1976. In 2005 Bob started a new company, BrickImaging. He was known as one of the premier painters in Fort Collins and painted many, many homes in the area. His legacy continues with his sons who continue the businesses.
Bob’s faith was very important to him and he was a member of The Bridge Church in Fort Collins for many years. He was always looking for a way to serve his church and the Lord. Bob was a Gideon and previously served as a Deacon. He supported St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Fort Collins Sheriff’s Office. Bob loved cars, including restoring them, and tractors.
His family and friends will miss him dearly, but Bob knew that he was going to Heaven and said he will enjoy looking down on everyone he loves. Bob is survived by the love of his life, Patty; daughters DeeDee and Sheryl (Ed); sons Joe (Amy), Matt (Mindy), Steve (Jason) and Dan (Brittany); grandchildren Dylan (Maddieson), Taylor (Danielle), Jake (Laura), Kody, Kyle, Kaeleigh, Josh, McKenna, Landon and Chase; great-grandchild Ava; and brothers Leo and Glen.
Predeceased by father Frank; mother Francis and stepmother Ruth; sisters Anita and Dorthy; and brothers Gene, John and Charlie.
A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 2, 2018, at The Bridge Church. Graveside service to follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens.
- Funeral Service Sunday, September 2, 2018
- Graveside Service Sunday, September 2, 2018