OBITUARY

Robert Morie

February 4, 1924May 22, 2019

Robert E. Morie of Scarsdale, Passed away on May 22, 2019. He is predeceased by his loving wife Paula Hochwalt Morie, Mother and Father John and Clara Morie and Sister Betty Siefert. Robert is survived by his children; Robert (JoAnn) Morie, Karen (Diodato) Villamena, Janet (Richard) Carozza, Chris (Debra) Morie; Grandchildren; Sean, Erin, Rachel, Kristen, Robert (III), John, Paul, Savana; Great grandchildren; Christopher, Matthew, Caroline, Lia and Charlie.

Robert was a World War II veteran where he worked on the Manhattan Project. He came back from WWII and worked for Argus Chemical a company which later became Witco where he was the leader of international operations. He was a resident of Scarsdale since 1960. He remained active in many organizations including; Scarsdale Golf Club, the Camp Fire Club of America and the Harvard Club. An avid sportsman he enjoyed playing rounds of golf with his children on beautiful days and he had a great short game.

Visitation will be held on Thursday May 23, 2019 from 4-8 P.M. at the Edwin L. Bennett Funeral Homes 824 Scarsdale Ave Scarsdale NY. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday May 24, 2019 11:00 A.M. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church Scarsdale, NY. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Valhalla, NY.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested donations be made to Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers, 55 Ryder Rd, Ossining, NY 10562.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • Mass of Christian Burial Friday, May 24, 2019
  • Graveside Service Friday, May 24, 2019

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Gail Anderson Bashein

May 24, 2019

I was so sorry to hear about your father's death. My parents truly loved both your parents, and so many of my childhood memories include them and your wonderful home at 9 Lockwood Road. And I will never forget Karen's many kindnesses to Peg when she was on her own on Garth Road.
You all have my most sincere sympathy.

Kate and Michael Hansum

May 24, 2019

We are so very sorry for the loss of your father. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Linda & Andrew Franks

May 23, 2019

We are truly sorry to hear of the loss of your Father. We were privileged to meet him and our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.