In memory of
Robert P. Dohn
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In memory of
Robert P. Dohn
Robert P. Dohn Bronxville - DOHN, Robert Peter, of Bronxville, NY passed away on June 19, 2019 at the age of 71. Bob was born in Yonkers, NY in 1948, the son of Robert H. and Rita A. Dohn. He graduated cum laude from Fairfield University in 1970, and obtained a M.A. from the American University School of Government and a J.D. from the Fordham University School of Law. Bob is survived by Erin, his wife of 49 years; his children Candace Banks (Tom) and Robert Liam Dohn (Kelly); his sister Anita Buhler (Frank), as well as his five grandchildren whom he cherished: Chip, Marin, and Caroline Banks; and Mason and Addison Dohn. For forty-three years, Bob practiced law with Bertine, Hufnagel, Headley, Zeltner, Drummond & Dohn, advising clients in trust & estates and real estate transactions. Bob was a Life Fellow of the New York State Bar Foundation. He chaired the Grievance Committee of the Westchester County Bar Association from 2000-2005. He also served on the Board of Directors of the Legal Aid Society of Westchester County since 2007, most recently as its Vice President. Bob was an active supporter of the Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe as well as the Westchester Artificial Kidney Center, serving as President of both organizations at various times. He was a lifelong parishioner of St. Joseph's Church in Bronxville and was a trustee of the church from 1991-1998. He enjoyed spending time on Cape Cod and long evening walks with family, friends, and pets. He was an avid reader of history as well as works on current events and politics. He played many roles in life, but his favorites were Counselor and Grandpa. His family, friends, colleagues and clients will deeply miss Bob and remember him for his steady, tireless devotion to his children, grandchildren, work and community. A wake will be held at Fred H. McGrath & Son, 20 Cedar Street, in Bronxville, NY on Friday, June 21st from 5pm to 8pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will held at St. Joseph's Church, 15 Cedar Street in Bronxville on Saturday, June 22nd at 10:45 am with an interment in Chatham, MA at a later date. Donations in Bob's memory can be made to the Legal Aid Society of Westchester County, 150 Grand St., Suite 100, White Plains, NY 10601; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1233 York Ave., New York, New York 10065; or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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In memory of
Robert P. Dohn
Robert P. Dohn Bronxville - DOHN, Robert Peter, of Bronxville, NY passed away on June 19, 2019 at the age of 71. Bob was born in Yonkers, NY in 1948, the son of Robert H. and Rita A. Dohn. He graduated cum laude from Fairfield University in 1970, and obtained a M.A. from the American University School of Government and a J.D. from the Fordham University School of Law. Bob is survived by Erin, his wife of 49 years; his children Candace Banks (Tom) and Robert Liam Dohn (Kelly); his sister Anita Buhler (Frank), as well as his five grandchildren whom he cherished: Chip, Marin, and Caroline Banks; and Mason and Addison Dohn. For forty-three years, Bob practiced law with Bertine, Hufnagel, Headley, Zeltner, Drummond & Dohn, advising clients in trust & estates and real estate transactions. Bob was a Life Fellow of the New York State Bar Foundation. He chaired the Grievance Committee of the Westchester County Bar Association from 2000-2005. He also served on the Board of Directors of the Legal Aid Society of Westchester County since 2007, most recently as its Vice President. Bob was an active supporter of the Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe as well as the Westchester Artificial Kidney Center, serving as President of both organizations at various times. He was a lifelong parishioner of St. Joseph's Church in Bronxville and was a trustee of the church from 1991-1998. He enjoyed spending time on Cape Cod and long evening walks with family, friends, and pets. He was an avid reader of history as well as works on current events and politics. He played many roles in life, but his favorites were Counselor and Grandpa. His family, friends, colleagues and clients will deeply miss Bob and remember him for his steady, tireless devotion to his children, grandchildren, work and community. A wake will be held at Fred H. McGrath & Son, 20 Cedar Street, in Bronxville, NY on Friday, June 21st from 5pm to 8pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will held at St. Joseph's Church, 15 Cedar Street in Bronxville on Saturday, June 22nd at 10:45 am with an interment in Chatham, MA at a later date. Donations in Bob's memory can be made to the Legal Aid Society of Westchester County, 150 Grand St., Suite 100, White Plains, NY 10601; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1233 York Ave., New York, New York 10065; or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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FRED H MCGRATH & SON
20 CEDAR STREET
Bronxville, NY 10708
Past Services ╲╱
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