April 21, 2015 at the age of 84. He was predeceased by wife, Louise; his brother, William Stevens. Survived by his children, Dr. William Stevens, PhD., James (Sharon) Stevens, Debra (Terry) Lindsey and Joy (Tom) Bucella; sister, June (Ron) Parker, sisters-in-law, Carroll Stevens & Gerry Souders; grandchildren, Forrest , Carl, Alex, Alison Louise, Emily, Peter Martin (Kristie) and Kiel; loving caregiver, Cynthia Kokangul; and many loved nieces, nephews and friends. Robert was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He received a degree in Labor Relations from Cornell University as well as his Juris Doctorate from the University of Buffalo. Robert spent most of his career in private practice in Rochester, NY and also served on the National Board of Arbitrators. He was an avid reader whose loves included his family, golf, Ireland, his Saturday morning breakfast group, Belles â€˜Nâ€™ Beaus, the lake, and oysters on the half-shell. He will be remembered as a wise, generous, and loving presence. Family and friends are invited to attend Robertâ€™s Funeral service on Friday, May 8, at 10:00 AM at Lakeview Community Church. Interment Riverside Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Hilton. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Unity Health Foundation, 1555 Long Pond Road, Rochester, NY 14626.