Robert “Bobby” A. Cossette Jr., 61, died on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Midstate Medical Center after a lengthy illness. Born in Meriden on September 1, 1957, he was the son of Josephine Zawacki and the late Robert Cossette Sr. He had resided in Meriden and graduated from Platt High School, Class of 1975.
Bobby loved animals, especially his cat, Bowtie. He enjoyed traveling and was an avid fisherman, reader and painter and had been a Master Plumber and heating technician.
He is survived by his two sisters, Karen Cossette-Ayaz and Janet Cossette, both of Meriden, and his uncle, Edmund Zawacki, of East Hartford. He is also survived by several cousins.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018 at 7 p.m. at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main St., Meriden, CT 06450. A private burial will be held at a later date. Family and friends may call at the funeral home prior to the service from 5 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the Meriden Humane Society, 311 Murdock Ave, Meriden, CT 06540
Karen: I am so very sorry for your loss. I shall remember You and your family in my prayers.
Bob Tolomeo - Sunday October 21, 2018 via Condolence Message
Karen. So sorry to hear of your brothers passing. I don’t know him but I’m sure he’s like you and a great person. He left you to soon. He’s in Gods hands now and looking down on you right now. Frank Griffin CSP Major Ret.
Frank Griffin - Saturday October 20, 2018 via Condolence Message
Josephine, Karen & Janet, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Bobby. I will always remember how kind he was to me. Enjoyed watching him cook on the grill for all of us at the beach. May he rest in peace and he will always be remembered. Love, Walt & Beth & family
Beth Hadvab - Wednesday October 17, 2018 via Condolence Message
I'm very sorry to hear of your brothers passing.
Thomas R. jones jr - Wednesday October 17, 2018 via Memorial Candle