Mr. Robert R. Creo, age 80, of Kingsland, passed away peacefully April 3, 2019 at UF Shands hospital in Jacksonville, surrounded by family.
Mr. Creo was born March 22, 1939 in Pittsburgh, PA to the late Amelia Ann Pampena-Creo and Edward Matthew Creo. He lived in Pittsburgh until he joined the U.S. Navy in 1956. After separating from the Navy, Mr. Creo relocated to Southern California for the warmer winters where he began his career at Pacific Bell. He retired as a senior manager after 33 years of service. Mr. Creo moved to Kingsland in February 2005 with the new love of his life, Ms. Tammy Gabrinetti.
Mr. Creo’s passion for technology continued even after retirement, and he loved riding around on his golf cart, shopping at Costco, and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Creo joins his twin brother Eddie, and stepdaughter Tammy Mushaney in Heaven.
He is survived by his brother, Richard (Candace) Creo; his sister, Jackie (Phil) Bucci; his five children, Joyce Creo, Michael (Resa) Creo, Carrie Smith, Stacy (Robert) Chadwick, Robert R. (Lisa) Creo; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; several cousins, nieces and nephews.
A celebration of his life will be held at a later date for his friends and family.