Robert Bellerose, 82, of Medford, Ore. entered into eternal rest January 23, 2013, at Wynwood Brookdale Senior Living Facility. Born in New York City, New York he was the son of the late Helen Christie Bellerose and George Bellerose. Loving husband to the late Gertude Keegan and brother to the late Helen Burke. He is survived by two daughters, Barbara Poleto, of Benicia, Calif. and Karen Gillam, of Las Vegas, Nev. Grandfather of Nicholas Poleto, of Saratoga, NY, Kate Melody, and Zachary Gillam, of Las Vegas, Nev.; and nine great-grandchildren.
Bob served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953 where he received a Korean Service medal and the Bronze Service Star. Retired for over 20 years he was an avid golfer who spent many an afternoon on the links with his good friends, especially Dick Guzman. He was also a member of the Royal Order of Moose and Fraternal Order of Eagles in Medford, Ore.
No calling hours or services at the behest of the deceased. He will be buried alongside his loving wife, Gertrude, at the Eagle Point National Cemetery. In Bob's honor, please send contributions to Providence Hospice, 2033 Commerce Drive, Medford, OR 97504.