In loving memory of Robert V. Sharkey, born on November 13, 1932, and peacefully passed away on November 12, 2023. A devoted husband to the late Wanda June Norton (2013), Robert shared 58 remarkable years with her.
Robert's legacy extends beyond his personal life, as he dedicated two decades of honorable service to the United States Air Force. Alongside his beloved wife, he co-owned and operated Universal Entertainment until their retirement in 1998.
A man of diverse passions, Robert found joy in exploring the world and had an unwavering love for music. His vibrant spirit touched the lives of many, leaving a lasting impact.
Robert is survived by four children, (Danette Sharkey McMichen. s. Rocky McMichen ) (Jennifer Sharkey Buscemi s. Michael Buscemi) ( Trina Sharkey Day s. Michael Day) (James R Sharkey s. Valerie Ziegler Sharkey ) nine grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren, sister Janet Slason and brother Dan Sharkey and many nieces and nephews. Robert also leaves behind his late in life companion for the past 10 years, Elsa Wormald. His family, friends, and all who knew him will forever cherish the memories of a remarkable individual who lived a life of service, love, and adventure.
May he rest in peace, knowing that his legacy lives on in the hearts of those he touched.
Friday, November 17, 2023
Viewing 11:00 - 12:00
Graveside Service: Following @ Dr. Phillips Cemetery
Dobbs Funeral Home
430 North Kirkman Road
Orlando, FL 32811