Robert Dennis “Bob” Hoskins, 72, of Aurora, CO, died Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at his home, with his family by his side.

Bob was born June 19, 1947, in Bellaire OH, a son of the late Virginia Sheba (Gray) and step-father, John Sheba.

Surviving is his wife of 45 years, Phyllis Elizabeth (Shank) Hoskins; his children, Dennis Hoskins of Richwood, KY, Angel Hoskins of Aurora, CO, April Hoskins of Manitou Springs, CO; his granddaughter, Destinee Hoskins of Wheeling, WV; and two great-grandchildren.

Bob was a 1965 graduate of Powhatan High School. He worked for the past forty years in safety management in coal mine and water reclamation industries. He enjoyed camping with family in the Rocky Mountains, riding his Harley motorcycle, growing beautiful roses, and his beloved pets.

Friends will be received to celebrate his life in Aurora, CO, in mid-December and at a future date in Ohio this coming spring.

Memorial contributions can be made to HopeforHoovesColorado.org and Valley Humane Society of Casa Grande, AZ, at ValleyHumane.net.