A funeral service for Robert Del Rose, 49, of Charlotte, N.C. will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 15, 2010 in Greenlawn Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park Serenity Gardens. The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday evening at the funeral home. The family has entrusted Greenlawn Funeral Home with the arrangements Robert Del Rose died on Friday, December 10, 2010. He was born on October 10, 1961 in Del Rio, Texas to Robert and Mary Louise Rose. He grew up in Columbia and Spartanburg, South Carolina, graduating from Columbia High School. He became a Christian at the age of 9 and was baptized in St. Andrews Baptist Church. In 1983, he graduated from the University of South Carolina where he was a member of Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity. He lived in the Charlotte area for over 20 years where he worked as an auto mechanic. He had a lifetime enjoyment of hunting and fishing. He is survived by his loving parents, Robert and Mary Louise Rose; his sister, Diane (Curtis) Carr; aunt and uncle, Joann and Marvin Belch; cousins, Mike (Debbie) Belch and Farah (Philip) Edge; and special friend, Lisa Pacillas. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of one?s choice in Robert?s memory.