OBITUARY

Robert J. Nicolette

March 14, 1932July 28, 2020

Robert Joseph Nicolette, "Bob", age 88, passed away early Tuesday morning, July 28, 2020 at Rockledge Regional Medical Center. Bob was born in Brooklyn, New York and is the last surviving child of Joseph and Jennie Nicolette. Having a deep and abiding love for his country, he enlisted in the army and served 3 years as a paratrooper in Co. D, 145th Infantry Regiment in the Korean Conflict. He traveled widely but returned home to marry his cherished wife of 60 years, Catherine "Kitty" Nicolette. They made a home in Long Island, New York where he enjoyed a career in federal service and raised 4 children. They retired to Viera, Florida in 2002 and Bob was often heard to say how much he loved his life here. He left this world surrounded by his family and is survived by his wife Kitty, sons Robert J. Nicolette and wife Darlene, and Charles Nicolette and wife Katie; daughters Catherine N. Coughlin and husband Terence, and Valerie N. Harb and husband Omar; grandson Robert J. Nicolette III and wife Tammy with great granddaughters Landyn and Dylan, grandsons Vincent T. Coughlin, Nicholas C. Harb, Andrew J. Harb, and Stephen M. Harb; granddaughters Jessica Nicolette, Vanessa N. Coughlin and Alexandra N. Coughlin. Viewing will be at the Life Event Center at Florida Memorial, 5050 S. US Highway 1 Rockledge, Florida on Sunday, August 2, 2020 4-6 pm, and for one hour on Monday, August 3, 2020 at St. Mary's Church, 1136 Seminole Dr. Rockledge, Florida at 10:30 am, preceding the funeral mass at 11:30 am. Followed by the internment at Florida Memorial Gardens. Please join us after for a reception at the Life Event Center.

Services

  • Visitation

    Sunday, August 2, 2020

  • Visitation

    Monday, August 3, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Monday, August 3, 2020

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