ALMAS, ROBERT G.; of Waterford; died January 1, 2015; at 80 years of age. Born July 5, 1934 in Pontiac to the late Robert and Dorothy Almas. Loving father of Gwendolyn (the late Bill) Wood, Sherry (David) Mallett, Frank (Dawn) Almas, Ronald (Debbie) Almas, Barbara (Jim) Connelly and Robert Almas, Jr.; beloved grandfather of 17; and great grandfather of 27; cherished step-father of Brian Rhodes; also survived by siblings, Sandra Nickerson, Frank (Virginia) Almas, Ramona (Bud) Cullens, Jerry (Debbie) Almas, Mary Lou (Dan) Mirovsky, Edward (Pat) Almas, Mina (Mike) Bahan; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his sister, Sharon Swindell. Mr. Almas was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was Past Commander and lifetime member of VFW Post 1008. Robert owned and operated RGA Drywall. He enjoyed fishing, but his great joy was that of gardening where he was known for his green thumb and his beautiful gardens both flowers and vegetables. A Funeral Service will be 11 a.m. Monday January 5, 2015 at COATS FUNERAL HOME-CLARKSTON. Burial at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly. Family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 1 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Disabled Veterans or St. Jude Children’s Hospital. To send a condolence go to in Daily Tribune on Jan. 4, 2015+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 6 "So sorry for your loss. Robert, possessed a god like..."- The Powell's"Sorry to hear about the loss of our old neighbor. He had the..." "DRAW CLOSE TO GOD AND HE WILL DRAW CLOSE TO YOU.My SYMPATHY..."- Hattie Osborne"I'm sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. May our..." "Sorry about your loss Ed and family. Dave and Reggie Fousr" Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Robert Almas Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Robert Almas Add a photo +