Robert Lewis "Bob" Hendricks

December 27, 1950March 3, 2014

Robert Lewis Hendricks “Bob”, 63, of Sandston, lost his battle with cancer on March 3, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Hendricks and Betty Farley; sister, Donna Hendricks and beloved dog and sidekick, BJ. He leaves behind his loving wife of 37 years, Faith Hendricks; sons, Robert, Jr. (Lori), Matthew (Ann), daughter, Charlotte Embrey (Tim); six precious grandsons, Harrison, Bennett, Brenden, Pierce, Blake, and Whit and brother, Dennis Hendricks. Bob was honorably discharged from the Marines after serving in the Vietnam War. He retired recently after 35 years in the food service business. The family will receive friends on March 6, 2014 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, VA 23231, with a prayer service following at 7:00 p.m. A funeral service will be conducted on Friday, March 7, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Maronite Church, 4611 Sadler Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Massey Cancer Center. Online condolences may be registered at Arrangements under the direction of Nelsen Funeral Home & Crematory, Richmond, VA.


  • Visitation Thursday, March 6, 2014
  • Prayer Service Thursday, March 6, 2014
  • Memorial Service Friday, March 7, 2014

Robert Lewis "Bob" Hendricks

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Sheri Doss

March 7, 2014

May God hold you close and comfort you and your family. Bob was a wonderful man. I enjoyed working with him for so many years. He is going to be greatly missed.

Tom Chorinos

March 7, 2014

Rest in peace Bob, you were a friend. May God bless your family.
You are remembered.

March 7, 2014

It is with a heavy heart that I send my prayers to your family as I have just been made aware of your loss. I do pray that the Lord's Grace will shine upon you in this time of need.

I have many fond memories of working with Bob as well as travelling with you both on some incredible trips. He was an incredible sales professional and I know your memories will help you in the days and weeks ahead. My best to you from Lorah and I.

Frank Pruette

Dawn Leno

March 7, 2014

Dear Faith, Hoping the memories you have created with Bob comfort you and yours now and always. With sympathy

Donna Loving

March 6, 2014

My deepest sympathies for the loving families Bob leaves behind. Remember, all the wonderful memories you all share, as they will keep his light shining in your hearts forever, til you meet again. God Bless you.

March 6, 2014

God bless you Bob, now you can smile with the angels and you're still my favorite cousin-in-law. I will never forget you.
Love and prayers to the Hendricks Family.
Joan Yesbeck Casanova

Larry and Zani Autry

March 6, 2014

May he rest in peace. Bob was a wonderful person, and a great salesman. We loved working with him over the years. God bless his family. Our deepest condolences.


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