Robert was born on September 13, 1930 and passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017. Robert was a resident of Massachusetts at the time of passing. He was a 1948 graduate of Bulkeley High School He graduated from American International College in 1957 earning a bachelor?s degree in chemistry. He served in the U.S. Army from January 1949 to July 1952. Robert was married to Pearl. Visitation will be held on Thursday April 202017 from 12:30 ? 1:30pm at New England Funeral Cremation Center LLC 25 Mill Street Springfield MA. Committal services with military honors will follow at the Massachusetts Veterans? Memorial Cemetery in Agawam.