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Robert Wingate, Sr.
  • In lieu of flowers, the family requests that a memorial contribution be made to the Mike Conley Hospice House of Clermont in his name.
  • Mike Conley Hospice House
    2100 Oakley Seaver Drive
    Clermont, FL 34711

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“Elaine, you know you and yours are in my prayers. And Bob is working on cars in heaven. ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Sue Hogan - Ft. McCoy, FL

“Miss the smile and hugs. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Helena Winget - Ocala, FL

“SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. I WILL KEE YOUR FAMILY IN OUR PRAYERS. APRIL CHILDERS CALHOUN ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: APRIL CHILDERS - OCALA, FL

“Elaine you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Your family has a special Angel watching over all of you now. Know that Bob is in a...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Robin Hogan - Ft McCoy, FL

“Elaine my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God be with you always. Robert will be sorely missed by all. I'll miss his great...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Lee Marsh - Ocala, FL

“Rest in piece Uncle Bob. We all love you and we will miss you greatly. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Tonya Mowery - Rome, PA - Family

“We are so sad for the Wingate family loss. We pray that you find peace and comfort in our loving Fathers arms at this dark time. We will miss this...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Jack Allen Family - Huntsville, TX

“I feel your loss, your pain and your love for your father, husband and friend. It's such a difficult time for those left behind but his anguish is...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Sandra Baikey

“Our condolences go out to the Wingate Family. Will always have fond memories of a truly great friend. you couldn't ask for a better friend. Bob was...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Billy and Jenny McCoy - Ocala, FL

“Missing him already! Bob was such a joy to be around. We have such fond memories of Bob, a man of few words, but always with a smile. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Diane and Ron Stetter - Longwood, FL

“Robert, Lynn, and family, please know you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Your dad was a wonderful person, and I know he...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Amy Brantley - Anthony, FL

“What a great man! You will be dearly missed. Love and prayers to your family. God had gained another angel ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Jodi Scott Laura Charlee Ryder - FL

“Hey Bob...You and I talked about a lot of things over the years in knowing each other...about you being in the Navy and me in the Army serving so...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Larry & Ingrid Ryder - Leesburg, FL

“Wonderful man! You will be forever missed and loved! Thank you for being such an amazing grandfather to my boys! Love you Bob ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Cathy Ryder - Clermont, FL


Robert Wingate, Sr., 79, of Clermont, FL passed away April 26, 2017 at Mike Conley Hospice House in Clermont. He was born August 13, 1937 in Paterson, NJ. Mr. Wingate was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a retired foreman for the Marion County School Board. He was a loving Husband, Father, and Grandfather. He was an accomplished auto mechanic who loved working on and restoring antique cars. He enjoyed being on the lake, hunting, and spending time with his grandchildren. Robert is predeceased by his parents, Thomas and Louise (Janitz) Wingate. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Elaine (Amos) Wingate; one son, Robert Wingate, Jr. and his wife, Tami; one daughter, Lynn Wingate; four grandchildren and many other extended family and friends.