February 27, 1933 – May 15, 2020
Robert Gardiner Sr., “Bobby G”, went to be with The Lord on May 15, 2020, at the age of 87. Robert was born in the Bronx, New York. He raised his family and spent his entire life in New York. He proudly served in the United States Army and was a Combat Veteran of the Korean War. He earned a Combat Infantry Badge, a United Nations Service Medal, and multiple Bronze Service Stars. After his Army service Robert worked for the Mass Transit Authority for over 25 years before later working for the Monroe School System. His passions were Football, Horse Racing, and sports of about any type. He was actively involved in and had many dear friends with the local VFW Post 8691. He leaves his wife of 54 years Patricia, his daughter Kelly, his son Robert Jr, his sister Teri, and his 3 nieces. He is preceded in death by his mother Margaret, father Dominic, sister Frances, and nephew Daniel. Funeral arrangements are provided by David T. Ferguson Funeral Home in Washingtonville. The burial will be held on Wednesday, May 20th at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Washingtonville. In lieu of flowers please donate to the American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA). Due to the unprecedented circumstances presented by Covid-19, services will be held privately for family only.
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John and Rachel Tobin
May 20, 2020
We are saddened with the news of Robert’s passing we had such a great time with him when he visited Ireland he was such great company and a gentleman for sure. May he rest in peace and he will forever remain in out hearts.Remember those we love don’t go away they walk beside us everyday
May 18, 2020
Uncle Robby ,
you have always been a very special part of my life. I will always remember all the good times and celebrations our family has shared and cherish them forever. Rest in peace.
Your loving niece,
May 18, 2020
I love the picture of my brother in Ireland at the Cliffs of Mohr. We had such a happy holiday while we were there. Robby is wearing John Tobin's jacket because we got so cold while we were looking at this majestic sight. Always happy memories.
I love you Robby and will always remember you in my prayers. Say "Hello" to Momma and all from me.