Robert Lawrence ‘Bob’ Prodan, 77, took great pride in his family

Robert Lawrence 'Bob' Prodan
Robert Lawrence ‘Bob’ Prodan

Robert Lawrence “Bob” Prodan, 77, of Virginia Beach, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019.

Bob was born Dec. 30, 1941, in Brooklyn, New York, to the late John and Nettie Prodan. He received his B.A. in Business Administration and a Juris Doctorate from St. John’s University, whose basketball team he continually supported, along with his beloved New York Giants and New York Yankees.

Although he lived a full and interesting life marked by numerous achievements, Robert took the most pride in his family. He measured his success in hugs and kisses, always taking great care to ensure his family knew how much he loved them. He will be sorely missed by so many, but leaves behind a lasting memory of love, laughter and affection for his family and countless friends.

Robert was preceded in death by his brother, John J. Prodan Jr.; and brother-in-law, Wallace V. Gress.

Left to cherish his loving memory are his children, daughter, Elizabeth Antonick, and her husband, Todd; son, John Paul (J.P.); and son, Robert II, and his wife, Jennifer; granddaughters, Kaitlyn Antonick, Ellie Prodan, Hannah Antonick and Emmaline Prodan; grandson, Robert L. Prodan III (Tripp); sister, Kathleen M. Prodan; sister-in-law, Julia Prodan; niece, Jennifer Prodan Henderson, and her husband, Matthew, and their children, Samantha and Wally; nephew, John J. Prodan III; former wife, Mary Morgan, and her husband, John; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 7, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Southside Chapel, 5033 Rouse Drive, Virginia Beach.

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