July 17, 2022, 74, Goldsboro –
Retired Master Sergeant Robert “Bob” Levasseur, 74, of Goldsboro, NC (Belfast Community) transcended to heaven Sunday, July 17, 2022 at his residence.
Bob was born and raised in Millville, Massachusetts and served more than 21 years in the United States Air Force as a medic. He served two tours in Vietnam with the Pedro Helicopter group and was a member of Wounded Warriors. After settling in Goldsboro, NC with his family, he retired from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base.
He attended Wayne Community College and the University of North Carolina to continue his medical career. Having a heart to serve, he worked many years as a Registered Nurse and Administrator and later retired from the State of North Carolina. Bob was an excellent teacher, admired administrator, trusted friend and rock to his family.
Bob was the oldest of five boys and is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph A. and Lucienne Levasseur and his brothers, Richard and Paul Levasseur of Massachusetts.
He is survived by his wife of 21 years, Betty J. Levasseur; daughters, Sherri Levasseur of Charleston, SC and Shannon Pyle (Glenn) of LaGrange, NC; two furdaughters, Bindi and Bree of the home; stepchildren, Leslie Redwine (David) of Baxley, Ga. and Tommy Grimes of Hampton, Va; five grandchildren; two great-grandsons; five step-grandchildren; one step- great-grandson; two brothers, Roger of Slatersville, Rhode Island and John (Suzy) of California, Maryland and a host of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 20, 2022 from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory with military honors to follow.
Services entrusted to the care of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro.