In Memory of




Robert Gerald Carroll ‘Bob’ Pelletier, 62, of Negaunee Township, passed away Tuesday afternoon, March 7, 2023 at UP Health System in Marquette.

Bob was born January 26, 1961 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan to the late Joseph G. and Karen ‘Bubbles’ (Gurchinoff) Pelletier and attended Negaunee High School. He owned and operated Gold Street Auto Body in Negaunee.

In his spare time, Bob loved hosting people at his home, especially surrounding a bonfire. He was an avid NASCAR and Jeff Gordon fan, and also was a longtime fan of the Detroit Lions. Bob was extremely talented with auto body work, never afraid to take on tough jobs. He was extremely proud of the life he made with his longtime companion and their families, and of the numerous friendships he made along the way.

Surviving are his longtime companion, Paula (Tossava) Croschere; step-son, Matt (Megan) Croschere and their daughters, Leah and Sadie; step-mother, Sheree (Symons) Pelletier; two brothers: Pete (Sarah) Pelletier of Parker, CO and Ben Pelletier of Negaunee; four sisters: Ann (Leo Field) Pelletier of Negaunee, Dawn (Dan) Postal of CO, Kim (Jim) Broadfoot of Amarillo, TX and Penny Pelletier of Negaunee; his extended Tossava family, including Paula’s parents, Roy and Jan, and her sister’s, Lynne and Kris; he and Paula’s fur babies, Tiny and Persia; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 3:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Sunday, July 2nd, at Bob and Paula’s home, 26 Janro Dr., Negaunee, MI 49866.