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Robert "Bob" John Golas

September 2, 1942 — September 4, 2023

Easley

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Robert “Bob” John Golas, 81, of Easley, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, September 4, 2023, with his family by his side.

Bob or Bobby as he was affectionally called, lived a full and successful life. Born in Dayville, Connecticut, to Stanley and Bertha Golas. Bob graduated with honors from Killingly High School, The University of Connecticut, and received his Master's from Butler University. He joined the Army as an officer and obtained the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. Bob was a highly dedicated soldier having received both a Purple Heart and Bronze Star, among many others. Following his retirement from the Army, Bob went on to have a successful career in business.

Bob is survived by his wife, Priscilla O. Golas, and their children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren; and a brother, Richard Golas and wife Ursula.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, September 6, 2023, from 12:30 PM until 1:45 PM at Robinson Funeral Home – Powdersville Road followed by a service at 2:00 PM in the Funeral Home Chapel. Burial with full military honors will follow the service at Robinson Memorial Gardens.

The service will be live-streamed and will be able to be viewed by clicking here.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, www.WoundedWarriorProject.org.

Visit RobinsonFuneralHomes.com or Robinson Funeral Home & Crematory – Powdersville Road, Easley.

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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Wednesday, September 6, 2023

12:30 - 1:45 pm (Eastern time)

Robinson Funeral Home Powdersville Road

1425 Powdersville Road, Easley, SC 29642

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, September 6, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Robinson Funeral Home Powdersville Road

1425 Powdersville Road, Easley, SC 29642

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Burial

Wednesday, September 6, 2023

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