Posted: Thu 6:55 AM, May 02, 2013
Funeral Home: Nobles Funeral Chapel
February 8, 1948 - April 30, 2013
Robert Lee "Bob" Bosse, Jr., 65, went home to be with his Heavenly Father on Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at his home in Richards, Texas, where he was surrounded by the love of his family. A visitation will be held at Nobles Funeral Chapel in Navasota, on Thursday, May 2, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. A memorial service is set for 11 a.m. Friday May 3, at First United Methodist Church of Navasota with Pastors McAllister "Mac" Vaughn & Henry Sanders officiating.
A lifetime Grimes County resident, Bob was born in Navasota to Robert Lee Bosse, Sr. & Lottie Adele (Pennington) Bosse, on February 8, 1948. Bob attended Navasota schools, & after graduation attended Texas A&M University where he received his Bachelor's Degree in Landscape Architecture in 1972. At age fifteen, he met the love of his life, Alice Elizabeth Brown. They dated for five years & were married May 24, 1970. Bob adored his beautiful wife & always knew he would marry her, even at an early age.
Bob was very proud of obtaining the highest achievement in Boy Scouts, Eagle Scout. He was a fireman in Navasota & was a rodeo clown. After college, & for the next thirty seven years, Bob was a land surveyor in Grimes County. He had a passion for banking & investments, was a member of the Grimes County Go-Texan Committee, an honorary member of the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo, a member of the First United Methodist Church of Navasota, & looked forward to traveling to any place that he could. Most of all, his faith was strong, & the love of his family was his top priority. He would do anything for you & gave of himself & loved in his own special way.
He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather, father in law, & friend to all who had the pleasure of knowing him.
Bob Bosse was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife, of almost forty three years, Alice Brown Bosse; his sons, Robert Scott Bosse & wife Kim of Washington, SFC Justin Brown Bosse & wife Carla of Clarksville, Tenn.; daughter, Mauri Lynn Pasket & husband Jeffrey of Anderson; grandchildren, Cody Bosse, Cheyenne Bosse, Jordyn Bosse, Blaine Bosse, Quinn Bosse, Shannon Pasket & Holly Pasket; and first cousins, Mary Lou Houston of Navasota & Gary & Gayle Bosse of Guy.
Pallbearers will be Steve Duncan of Navasota, Bill Hertenberger of Navasota, Bob Whitten, Jr. of Houston, Robert Walters of Sugarland, Billy Binford of Bryan & Fred Buckner of Arlington.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Family Hospice, 7607 Eastmark Dr., Ste 250E, College Station, TX 77840, First United Methodist Church, 616 Holland St., Navasota, TX 77868 or Cal Farley's Boys Ranch, P.O. Box 1890, Amarillo, TX 79174-0001, www.calfarley.org
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