Robert K Genis

July 30, 1916December 2, 2013

Robert K. Genis, 97, of Tucson, Arizona passed away peacefully on December 2, 2013. He was born in Victoria, Canada on July 30, 1916. Robert graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelors of Education. He was married to Charlotte Ilona. Robert worked in Tucson as a teacher for TUSD. He was a member of the Elks and Ahepa and had a passion for cards and sports. Robert was survived by son Robert (Leona B. Downey) Genis and daughter Marcy (Jim) Boles. Grandchildren Julie (Roy Mansano) , Andrew (Sara) and Matthew Boles. Robert Jr., and Erika Genis. Great Grandchildren Estella, Ronen, Abigail and Hannah. Sister Olga Reorda. A Graveside Service will be held on Sunday, December 8th, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at East Lawn Cemetery located at 5801 E. Grant Road.


  • Graveside Service Sunday, December 8, 2013

Robert K Genis

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December 7, 2013

I would like to extend my condolences to the family. Death is never something we get use to. But know during this time you are not alone. Our Creator promises better days ahead. He will give you the strength needed to get through this difficult time.

Frank & Ginny Soltys

December 7, 2013

Our sincere condolences. It was so special growing up next-door to the Genises. Your dad and family are in our thoughts and prayers,

Bruce Johnson

December 6, 2013

I spent a lot of time as a young man in the Genis house as a friend of Bobby. Such a nice family...I wonder what ever became of son Bobby , my friend...Bruce

Janet Lew

December 6, 2013

Our deepest sympathy. The Genis family is in our thoughts & prayers. We have heard wonderful stories from Bob about his grandpa.
John & Janet Lew