Robert Strong

Robert K. Strong

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Hilton: Robert passed away peacefully on September 15th after a long illness at the age of 92. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 49 years, Betty (Byrnes) Strong. He is survived by his daughter, Kathy Strong, of Penfield; his brother, Charles, and nieces and nephews. He is also survived by many dear friends, including his Dunbar Road neighbors, especially Dick Lippincott, John Stanton and Art and Monica Cosgrove. He cherished their friendship. Bob was highly decorated for his service in the South Pacific in the Army Air Corps during WWII. He was a graduate of John Marshall High School and the University of Rochester. He retired from Kodak after 42 years of service. Bob will be remembered for his generosity and his passion for serving his church and his community. He was an avid fisherman who enjoyed fishing on Lake Ontario and the Georgian Bay. His daughter wishes to express her sincere gratitude to his caregivers, especially Sharon Smith, Louise Joseph and the staff in the Green Unit at Heather Heights. Your loving care kept his safe and comfortable during his final years. There will be no prior calling. A memorial service will be held at St. George’s Church on Saturday, September 19th at 11 AM. A Reception will follow. Interment will be held privately. Those wishing may make donations to St. George’s Church, 635 Wiler Rd., Hilton, NY 14468 OR the Alzheimers Association, 435 E. Henrietta Rd., Rochester, NY 14620.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Robert
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home