Robert T. “Rob” Coleman - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Robert T. “Rob” Coleman

June 21, 1966 - June 30, 2024

Robert T. “Rob” Coleman, age 58, of Newark, DE, passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2024.

Born in Wilmington, DE on June 21, 1966, he was a son of Bobby B. and Phoebe J. (Rowe) Coleman. Rob was a graduate of Glasgow High School. Following graduation, he began his lifelong career with Chrysler, retiring after 30 years.

An avid outdoorsman, Rob especially enjoyed fishing. He could be found every Sunday cheering on his beloved Philadelphia Eagles. Of all his interests, Rob loved spending time with his granddaughter. He had a great sense of humor that will be missed by all. Rob will always be remembered as a giving person who was always willing to help those in need, he would’ve given the shirt off his back to anyone.

Rob is survived by his children, Robert Coleman and Brittny Coleman; parents, Bobby and Phoebe Coleman; granddaughter, Alina Rini; siblings, Sherry Baker (Chris), Timothy Coleman (Debra), Danny Coleman (Kathy), and John Coleman (Kim); and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 pm until 8 pm on Thursday, July 11, 2024, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE. A second visitation will be held from 9 am until 10 am on Friday, July 12, 2024, at the funeral home, where a funeral service will begin at 10 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Rob’s memory to atTAck addiction, P.O. Box 36, Bear, DE 19701 or online by clicking here.


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8 Condolences for Robert T. “Rob” Coleman

  • Thoughts and prayers to you and your family may he Rest In Peace 🙏🙏

  • So sorry for your loss.Sending Love and Prayers for his precious mom and dad ..children,grandchildren and siblings ..Robby’s first cousin from Ky…..Carolyn Coleman ❤️🙏

  • So very sorry to hear of his passing. I was a neighbor two doors south, and remember that young kid who used to hang around when we all played baseball in the Phipp’s backyard. Many prayers for his family.

  • So sorry for your loss. God bless

  • Brittany and Lina I’m so sorry for the loss of ur daddy n poppop I know all to well the pain hurt suffering n disbelief it causes ur dad was a different kind of man I spent a lot of time with ur family n became a part of u all in here for u always I love u guys n will be here for u both n I will be there for ur support I love u💔

  • So sorry to hear of the passing of “little Robbie”. I remember when he was born and how happy and joyful he was as a child. My thoughts and prayers go out to his beautiful family who made all of the kids in the neighborhood feel safe and loved. I have so many good memories of swimming in the Coleman pool, catching fireflies at night, telling scary stories, playing tag… Robbie was sweet and a great brother to his siblings. He will surely be missed. The Phipps family sends its deepest regards.

  • I am so sorry for your loss. You all are in my prayers.

  • So sorry to hear of Robbie’s passing!! It was way too soon!! We all had such great times when we were young! Praying for the family!! Love and Prayers!! Love Angie Euton Logan and family!