Robert V. Gorris, 79, of Bradenton peacefully passed away with loved ones by his side on March 11th, 2022. He was born in Lincoln Park, MI and moved to Bradenton in 1954. He attended Manatee High School and was in the class of 1961. He enlisted into the United States Air Force from 1961-1967. He was employed with GTE/Verizon until he retired. He was an owner of Oneco Florist for 10 years.
Bob was a beloved husband, caring, supportive father and grand-father along with a good friend to many. He loved working on projects, playing cards, fishing and watching old western movies.
He was preceded in death by wife Uta M. (2004) of Bradenton, Parents Helen and Victor, Brothers Donald and Richard, Sisters Rita and Beatice.
Survivors include his daughter Christine "Tina" Eubank (Gary) of Bradenton, Son Michael (Jennifer) of Bradenton, Grandchildren Morgen and Ericka Schmidt, Cody, Mya, Dalton and Angelena Gorris along with his two sisters Delores Runyen of Georgia and Mary Ann Kelly of Sarasota.
Services will be held at Griffith Cline Funeral Home, 720 Manatee Ave West from 10:30-11:30. Entombment will be at Manasota Memorial Park at noon.