March 11, 1941 ~ January 20, 2021

Born in: Passaic, New Jersey
Resided in: Pueblo, Colorado

Service for Robert Provost:

Robert “Bob” W. Provost, 79, passed away Jan. 20, 2021. Survived by wife of 58 years, Carol Provost; children, Kristin Provost (Dave Bodnar), Michele Provost (John Sandusky) and Gary (Marie) Provost; grandchildren, Megan (Derek) Chartrand, Harrison Sandusky and Madeline, Ethan and Jack Provost; great-grandchildren, Cailey and Addison Chartrand; and siblings, Jerry, Gene and Mary. Bob was born to Homer and Agnes Provost on March 11, 1941, in Passaic, N.J. and worked at the Catholic Diocese of Pueblo, Colorado State Mental Health Institute and also had a tax preparation business. He was a loving father and grandfather who enjoyed spending time with his family and shared his love of baseball with his children and grandchildren. Bob was a board member of United Way and Homes for Senior Citizens. Private family service. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1445 N. Union Blvd., Ste B100, Colorado Springs, CO 80909 or charity/fund of your choice. Online condolences, www.MontgomerySteward.com

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  1. CandleImageDear Carol and Family,
    Sorry to hear of your loss in Bob’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you, may you draw strength and comfort in God’s presence in this difficult time.
    God Bless all of you,
    Teri, Theresa, Dave and Sharon MacGregor

  2. Carol,
    I’m so sorry to see the sad news of Bob’s passing. He was such a good person with a kind heart. He will be missed by his family, friends, church and community. Please let me know if there is anything that I can do for you or your family. I’m praying that God gives you comfort and peace.
    God bless you,
    Michelle

  3. Sending our deepest sympathies to our dear family in Colorado. We are so sorry for the loss of Uncle Bob- your dear husband, father, grand-father and great-grandfather. Our love and thoughts go out to you.
    love,
    Jordan, Jason, Callum and Mathilde

  4. CandleImageWe love you so much grandpa and will miss you always. Grandma we love you and we are here for you always.

    Love,

    Megan, Derek, Cailey, and Addie

  5. I so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed meeting Bob over the years then getting to know him better on our trip to China. I’m holding him and all of you in my heart.

  6. Bob will be greatly missed both at CSU Pueblo and at Holy Family. Many international students benefitted from his tax advice. His kind attention enriched their experience in the US. His voice and expression in reading at Mass contributed to the warmth and friendship we feel at Holy Family. We share your sorrow and hope you will reach out to let us express our love and friendship now and in the future.

  7. CandleImageCarol,
    Was so sorry to read on today’s paper that Bob passed away. My heart goes out to you and your family. Today’s situation with Covid-19 restrictions makes it so hard to help console those that have lost their loved one. Know that I am here if you need anything.

  8. Carol,
    I am so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. He was truly one of kind and I will miss him. Asking God to hold you close and give you strength at this difficult time. If there is anything I can do for you, please let me know.
    With my thoughts and prayers,
    Mary Williams

  9. Carol,
    I am so, so sorry to hear of your loss. Bob was a great person. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May happy memories help you through this difficult time.
    Hugs and Prayers,
    Barbara

  10. CandleImageDear Carol,
    We were so sorry to see about Bob’s passing in today’s paper. We send our sincere condolences. We always enjoyed seeing you at Mass at Holy Family and sitting close to you, We liked when we would run into at dinner on Saturday evenings after Mass. We remember you giving us the dessert coupon at Ruby Tuesdays.
    Bob did so much for the church and community and was such a good person. It is sad times, but hoping you are uplifted by God’s strength at this time.
    You are in thought and prayer.
    Blessings and Love, Ray and Kathy

  11. Bob was a hard worker and friend at the Colorado Mental Health Institute here in Pueblo. I had the privilege of knowing and working with him for many years. The whole team in patient accounts looked forward to his yearly trip to New Jersey, where he would generously bring back and share his favorite bagels…only available there! Yes, indeed they were very good. He had a heart for people and would help anyone in anyway he could. He sure made our work there very enjoyable with his humor and the special way he would pronounce “New Jurrshey” as he new the correct pronunciation. My wife and I are praying God will surround the whole family with His Perfect Peace at this difficult time. Mannon and Sandy Lukehart.

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