Robert G. “Bob” Vaillancourt, 74, of Calabash, N.C. died on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at home surrounded by his loving family.
Born on March 25, 1945, in Hartford, Conn., he was the son of the late George J. and Yvonne Labrie Vaillancourt.
Bob served his country proudly in the U.S. Air Force and was a member of Fire Station 5 in West Hartford, Conn. He was a member of American Legion Post 503 of Calabash, N.C., and VFW Post 7288 of Calabash, N.C.
Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Judy Austin Vaillancourt; son, Jack Vaillancourt (Kathy Kondracki); daughters, Rita Vaillancourt, Teresa Vaillancourt (Bob Meehan) and Nicole Peyton (Jim); brother, Donald Vaillancourt; seven grandchildren, Melissa, Justin, Jack, Joe, Niko, Kayli and Julia; and one great-grandbaby, Isabella Rose. He was predeceased by one brother, Raymond Vaillancourt.
The family will receive friends from 12 to 4 p.m. on Friday, June 7, at VFW Post 7288, 900 Carter Drive SW, Calabash, N.C. 28467.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Liberty Hospice, 1120 Ocean Hwy. W., Supply, N.C. 28462.
A guest book is available at www.leefhandcrematory.com.
Lee Funeral Home & Crematory of Little River/North Myrtle Beach is serving the family.