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Robert Slobodan Djurovic

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“I just heard you past away. It is so early. You look like a big brother for us. I hope you rest in peace. my condolences ”
1 of 27 | Posted by: Nevin Eren - Turkey - Coworker

Another successful audit “Bob,The time we had with you was short, but the impact you made on us with last a lifetime. I've never worked with someone that had a bigger heart....Read More »
2 of 27 | Posted by: Dave Morin - Littleton, MA

“I've been where you are too many times. Having family and other loved ones sharing great memories help. My heart goes out to you all. I miss Robert...Read More »
3 of 27 | Posted by: Petra Kaye - Las Vegas, NV

“Dear Robert, the T-shirt you posted me to is not only the gift for me but your friendship and kindness. Memories of your kind words and smart points...Read More »
4 of 27 | Posted by: Weimin Fang - Coworker

“It is hard to believe you left. It was always a pleasure to meet you and I really liked our conversations. I can remember still exactly our first...Read More »
5 of 27 | Posted by: Nicole Frickel - Cologne

“Dear Robert my friend, I have not been able to get to know you in depth, but I remember a lot our conversation when your father has passed away....Read More »
6 of 27 | Posted by: Gonzalo de Castro - Barcelona

Las Vegas Auditors conference 2017 “Dear Djurovic Family and Friends, From the bottom of my heart my sincere condolences to the whole family. A man that would light up the whole room...Read More »
7 of 27 | Posted by: Tina Augusta - Littleton, MA

“My deepest condolences to Bob's family and friends. He was certainly one of the nicest people I've had the pleasure of meeting and working with. He...Read More »
8 of 27 | Posted by: Toni Dillon - Houston, TX

“I interviewed Bob in 2015 in Detroit and was struck by his energy, motivation and his ideas how to drive business. Few weeks later he was on board....Read More »
9 of 27 | Posted by: Gerhard Lubken - Nahant, MA

“My sincere deepest condolences to Paula and family. Robert was one of the most inspirational person I have ever met and he never failed to lift up...Read More »
10 of 27 | Posted by: Nelly Yong Tau Lan - Coworker

“Honest, inspiring and always a source of positive energy that is how I got to know you. I learned from you to view things from a different angle....Read More »
11 of 27 | Posted by: Arne Spiegelhoff - Coworker

“What an amazing person and what a remarkable life. I feel so lucky that I got to know him.I know this must be a very difficult and demanding time for...Read More »
12 of 27 | Posted by: Melvin Poindexter - Littleton, MA

“Dear Djurovic Family,Bob was a great person and I am truly and heartfelt sorry for your loss. Meeting and talking with him was always inspiring on a...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: Frank Dudley - Watertown, MA

“A man of honesty and integrity. Thank you for the opportunities presented. ”
14 of 27 | Posted by: Jennifer Spence - Charlotte, NC, NC

“At a previous company Bob worked at, he hired me. Before 911 you could get to the gate at the airport to meet someone. Bob told me to hold up a big...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: EJ Bauman - GA - Coworker

“RIP my friend, we had some fun!! ”
16 of 27 | Posted by: Scott Davis - Sterling Heights, MI

“Dear All, Thanks for sharing Bob. Bob was a gentleman and kind hearted. Bob saw the best in everyone. The aforementioned words are not enough but I...Read More »
17 of 27 | Posted by: Gary Farrell - Houston, TX

“Truly a great friend. Will be sadly missed. ”
18 of 27 | Posted by: Tony Zavasky - Metamora, MI

“Thank you Bob for the opportunity of knowing you and working for you. I will always remember the opportunities you gave me. ”
19 of 27 | Posted by: John L. Lumpkin - Ft. Smith, AR

Bob with a small part of his team this Spring 2018, in Florida. “Dear Family, friends and many colleagues; On behalf of Bob's many colleagues in his most recent business life, we share with you our deepest...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Nathan Watt - Boston, MA

“I will never forget the warmth Bob's smile brought to the office when he would visit. My deepest condolences to his family. ”
21 of 27 | Posted by: Autumn Farrell - MA - Coworker

“Our family always looked forward to Bob's west coast visits over the past 30 years.Bob went to church with us when visiting and we had great times...Read More »
22 of 27 | Posted by: David and Lisa Joseph - CA

“Here is a photo of Bob from high school. Most of us had to try hard to be cool, but Bob didn't, he was born with it. He was definitely a cool dude!...Read More »
23 of 27 | Posted by: Craig Avagian - Dryden, MI

“Bob was an energetic person who always illuminated the room with his bright ideas. I enjoyed running into him in the TUV Newtown office-many great...Read More »
24 of 27 | Posted by: Jessica Vitolo - Newtown, CT

“I remember when the Djurovic family moved into the neighborhood in Warren. Bob and I became friends right away. He was always a true friend as we...Read More »
25 of 27 | Posted by: Chuck Stemple - Shelby Twp, MI

“Bob was a former colleague and someone I looked up to, especially when I took a new role at our company 10 years ago. he helped me a great deal...Read More »
26 of 27 | Posted by: sam stockton - Duluth, GA

“Dear family we can not put into words how we feel about the loss of Robert, he brought so much joy and happiness to all of you. I remember way back...Read More »
27 of 27 | Posted by: Sandra Chupick - Jensen Beach, FL

Robert Slobodan Djurovic, age 59 of Oakland Township, died Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Ascension Crittenton Hospital in Rochester Hills, Michigan. He was born August 17, 1958, son of Ana (nee; Vukelic) and the late Rodomir Djurovic.

Robert Djurovic was born in the capital city of Belgrade, Serbia on August 17, 1958. He immigrated to America with his parents and 5 year old sister, Romana from Paris. The family eventually settled in Detroit. Soon his youngest sister, Sonja was born. The family was now complete.

He always had a knack for talking and connecting with people (just like
his mother Ana and father Radomir), so it was only natural that he became head of his sales division leading people to success. Leading people was his destiny and, soon, so was meeting his beautiful and equally kind wife, Paula. Paula was the love of his life and quickly told his family that fact when he first met her. He cared for her child Melissa as if she was his own, and within time they had their son, Jonathan.

Jonathan was his pride and joy and Bob included him in everything he did,… traveling abroad and always being well loved and cared for. Bob took all of life's simple occurrences and turned them into teaching opportunities. Jonathan's lemonade stand wasn't just a lemonade stand... it was a freshly squeezed lemonade stand where people paid $6 for a glass.

Bob saw the good in everything and always helped people along the way with a kind word or deed. He naturally rose to success in his profession and always kept God in the center of it all. His mentor was Eddie Stingley, a christian pastor with whom he was very close from his teenage years until today. An immensely kind, considerate and loving son, brother, husband and father is his legacy. Surely he has a mansion in Heaven.

Robert Djurovic is one of a kind and we were fortunate to have him in our lives. His mother was his guiding light and his father, his hero. He is survived by his wife, Paula; son, Jonathan; daughter, Melissa (Kyle) Boeve; grandson, Abel; mother, Ana; sisters, Romana & Sonja (Gino) Buffa; cousins, Ankica and Mirko; and Uncle Misha and Aunt Dusha. He also leaves behind his best friend, Jimmy McBride and dear colleague, Bill Sullivan.

Visitation for Robert will be held Tuesday, August 14th from 3-9 pm at the D.S. Temrowski & Sons Funeral Home, 30009 Hoover Road at Common (12 ½ Mile Rd) in Warren.

Funeral Services for Robert will be conducted on Wednesday at Bethesda Christian Church, 14000 Metropolitan Parkway in Sterling Heights. He will lie in state from 10:00 am until time of the service at 11:00 am.

Interment will take place at Eastlawn Cemetery, Lake Orion, Michigan on Orion Road at the corner of Stoney Creek Road.

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