Robert “Bob” C. Fonock

June 12, 1943 - June 1, 2018

Robert “Bob” Charles Fonock, 74, a resident of Cape Coral, formerly of Lansing, MI, passed away Friday, June 1, 2018 in Cape Coral. He was born June 12, 1943 in Norristown, PA to John and Elizabeth Fonock, now deceased.

Robert was a member of St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church. Bob graduated from Penn State University, and held a Master’s in Business from Central Michigan University. He was a Captain in the US Army.Bob taught at Edison Community College, as well as spent many years inHotel/Restaurant Management. Bob’s greatest joy were his 6 children and 9 grandchildren and being called Dad, Grandpa, and Pop Pop.

He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Emily Fonock of Cape Coral; six children, Chris Fonock (Billie) of Cape Coral, Katy Fonock of Cape Coral, Thomas Fonock of Cape Coral, Nathan Fonock of Cape Coral, Laura Rhodes (Shane) of White Marsh, MD and Brendan Fonock (Kimberly) of Cape Coral; one brother, Thomas Fonock of Lincoln University, PA; as well as nine grandchildren, Albert, Megan, Trevor, Tyler, Kennedy, Abby, Presley, Blayze and Lincoln. He is also survived by many cousins, nieces and nephews, all which he adored greatly.

Robert was preceded in death by a brother, John (Jack)Fonock and a nephew, John Fonock.

A Mass of Christian Burial with Military Honors will be held at 10:30 AMonWednesday, June 6th, 2018at St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, 1922 SW 20th Ave., Cape Coral, FL 33991 with Father Piotr (Peter) Zugaj officiating.

A Memorial Service and burialwill be held at Sts. Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church (550 Hurst St. Bridgeport, PA 19405) with Father Ron Popivchak officiating onJune 16th, 2018 at 10:00 AM.

Monetary Contributions in memory of Robert Fonock are suggested to the

Memorial Contributions in memory of Robert Fonock are suggested to The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation ( or Hope Hospice (

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


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