Robert Michael Near, a 25 year resident of Roseville, died suddenly Monday during work at the age of 54 years.
Robert was born in Pontiac Michigan on December 5, 1963, a son of Richard and Pauline (Floyd) Near. He was united in marriage to his loving wife, Theresa Coyle, on August 20, 1994 in Sourhfield. The couple made their first home in Southfield, moving to Roseville over 25 years ago. Robert worked in early years for J&J Roofing and later off and on for Eagle Landscape and Supply of Southfield since 2013. Robert was an avid fisherman and hunter who loved the outdoors, woods and all Gods creation. He especially liked his Remote Control Cars and the property in Falmouth, MI. Robert was a fun loving person , jokester, witty, passionate, hard working man with a huge heart and will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
Robert is survived by his loving wife, Theresa; his children Natascha (Paul) Fontana, Freya (Edmund) Moceri and Jessica P.H. Near; his loving parents, Richard (Jessica) and Pauline Near; grandchildren, Cora, Alayna, Kayla, and Tristan; brother, Richard (Susan) and sister, Deborah (Ronald) Eagle and Nieces and Nephews, Richard, Joshua, Jacob, Rachael, John, Mattlyn and Morgan. He was preceded in death by brother, Matthew.
Visitation will be held at the Faulmann & Walsh Golden Rule Funeral Home, 32814 Utica Rd., Fraser, Thursday from 2pm till 8pm and on Friday from 10am till time of funeral service at 12noon. A life celebration will be held following the service at Infinity Hall & Side Bar. Memorial Contributions to the family in his memory may be addressed to the funeral home. Share memories with the family at www.faulmannwalsh.com