American Honda's Rob Gette RIP
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
American Honda’s Rob Gette passed away this weekend in a motorcycle racing accident.
, the U.S. arm of Japanese powersport giant, Honda lost a member of its family over the weekend when Rob Gette, District Sales Manager for the Carolinas, was killed during a motorcycle racing accident at Virginia International Raceway in Alton, Virginia.
Gette, 38, was competing in a WERA-sanctioned road race when he lost control of his bike while attempting to avoid a crashed bike in front of him. He was then fatally struck by another rider behind him.
Gette had been part of the American Honda family for several years and leaves behind his wife, Jennifer, and 4-year-old son, Owen. A memorial service honoring his life will take place at the address below on Wednesday, August 11 at 5:00 p.m. God Speed, Rob.
The South Charlotte Banquet Center
9009 Bryant Farms Road
Charlotte, NC 28277
704 341 3312
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