Robert John Dootson

July 19, 1969October 16, 2018

Dateline – Cornville, Robert John Dootson, 49, of Voluntown CT, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday October 16, 2018 at this home in Cornville, Maine. He was born in Willimantic, Connecticut, on July 19, 1969, the son of Robert E. Pelkey and Maureen (Dootson) Maynard. He married Kimberly (Murphy) Dootson, in 1995 and they were married for 23 years. Most of Bob's career was spent working as a carpenter all over New England. He was a member of the local Carpenter Union #24 in Connecticut. He loved to hunt with his Uncle Wayne. He especially loved to spend time with his grandchildren. He loved to ride his Harley. He spent numerous hours building his koi pond. He was an avid Patriots fan. He is survived by his mother, Maureen ( Dootson) Maynard and her husband Alan of Voluntown, CT; his sons, Elrich Reynolds and his wife Evan of Pomfret, CT, Bryan Trudeau and his Fiance Katie Mort of Voluntown, CT; his sister, Daria Delaney of Danielson, CT, his brother Kyle Maynard of Norwich CT; his four grandchildren, Kaylee, Kaya, Aiden and Jameson; he leaves his fiancé Gina Capizzano of Cornville; his niece Shaela and his nephew Christian, and several aunts and uncles. He was predeceased by his Father Robert and His Wife Kimberly. Services will be held at the conveniences of the family. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Smart & Edwards Funeral Home, 183 Madison Ave., Skowhegan, Maine.

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