Robert Edward “Bob” Consa, 79, of Wilsons, VA, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, May 3, 2020.
He is survived by his wife, Vivian; two daughters, Pam Culpepper of Winston-Salem, NC and Sherri Consa of Chesapeake, VA.
“Pop-Pop,” as he was affectionately called, is also survived by his five grandchildren, Brittany Lewis, Brandy Brown, Alex Consa, Caitlyn and Colby Culpepper; two great-grandchildren, Peyton and Parker; three sisters, Bettie Enos, Charlotte Lloyd, and Nancy Prince; and two brothers, Marq and Ric Box; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Bob is preceded in death by his mother, Alice Staley Box; a sister, Della Granquist; first wife Nellie Consa; and daughter Lynn Foreman.
He was a proud Vietnam veteran, retired from the US Navy, and also retired from law enforcement of NAS Oceana.
A celebration of life service, with military honors, will take place at the Grace United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 1705 Cox Rd., Wilsons, VA 23894, in the summer and will be announced at a later time. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Southside SPCA, 7352 Patrick Henry Hwy., Meherrin, VA 23954; or to the Grace United Methodist Church.
“Fair winds and following seas, shipmate. We have the watch.”
Arrangements are by Joseph McMillian Funeral Home in Blackstone, VA. www.mcmillianfuneralhome.com