Robert Esteves, 70, died Jan. 12, 2011, at VNA Hospice House in Vero Beach.
He was born in Worcester, Mass., and lived in Vero Beach for 12 years, coming from Albuquerque, N.M.
He retired from JCPenny’s Hair Salon in 2009.
Before that, he owned Bobby’s in the Grove in Coconut Grove, Miami.
He was a member of St. Augustine of Canterbury.
Survivors include his life partner, Robert McNary, of Vero Beach; and brother, Manuel Esteves, of West Boylston, Mass.
He was preceded in death by his sisters, Isabelle Destratis and Gloria Lamorey; and brothers, Albert and Alexander Esteves.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Augustine of Canterbury Memorial Fund, 475 43rd St., Vero Beach, FL 32968.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Jan. 15 at St. Augustine of Canterbury Episcopal Church in Vero Beach with the Rev. Michael W. Goldberg officiating.
Arrangements are by Strunk Funeral Home and Crematory in Vero Beach.