OBITUARY

Robert Veltidi

September 7, 1947December 27, 2021
Obituary of Robert Veltidi
Robert Pasquale Veltidi passed away on December 27, 2021. Bob was born at Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern on September 7, 1947 to Lillian and Patsy Veltidi. He was husband to Judy for over 50 years, father to Sally and Douglas, father-in-law to Kristen, and proud Pa to Katherine and Patrick. Bob is also survived by his brothers Alan (Jan) and Thomas (Lisa), as well as loving, uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins. Bob grew up in Nanuet, graduated from Nanuet High School and Slippery Rock University. He taught for 33 years in the Suffern School District. Throughout those years, Bob was a Physical Education Teacher, Football and Wrestling Coach, and Assistant Athletic Director. He will be remembered for family vacations, camping and fishing trips, storytelling, coaching, being a local TV (TKR) personality in the 1990’s, and teaching his grandkids how to be Pirates. He was inducted into the Nanuet, Suffern, and Rockland County Sports Hall of Fames. He will be remembered as being an integral part of the Rockland County Sports Community. A celebration of Bob’s life will be held on Thursday, December 30th from 2:00pm-7:00pm at Wanamaker & Carlough Funeral Home in Suffern, NY. Please join us in honoring Coach by wearing your school colors at the visitation. In lieu of flowers the family suggests a donation in his memory to the Suffern Mat Club P.O. Box 101 Cherry Lane, Tallman, NY 10982. All NYS DOH Mask Requirements will be followed. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.wanamakercarlough.com for the Veltidi family.

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Thursday, December 30, 2021

Visitation (Please Adhere to all NYS DOH MASK REQUIREMENTS)