Robert R. Pontecorvo III, fondly known as Rob by his family and friends, age 44 and residing in Ozark, passed away Friday, November 4, 2011. He was born November 25, 1966 in Lancaster, California, the son of Robert and Judy Pontecorvo. On April 21, 1990 Rob was united in marriage to Ginger Heffernan. Rob is survived by his wife Ginger; his three wonderful children Christopher, Ashley and Britney Pontecorvo; his parents Robert and Judy Pontecorvo, two brothers Ryan Pontecorvo and Richard Pontecorvo and wife Dawn; grandmother Hortensia Pontecorvo; father and mother-in-law Mike and Elaine Heffernan; two brothers-in-law Michael Heffernan and wife Sherrel, John Daniel Heffernan and wife Cheryl; sister-in-law Heidi Machuca; other caring relatives and several good friends. Visitation was held from noon to 1:00 p.m. Saturday, November 12, 2011 in Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark. Graveside funeral services followed in Highlandville Cemetery, Highlandville under the direction of Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark. On line condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamilyfunerals.com.