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Robert "Pop-pop" Koronas

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Robert "Pop-pop" Koronas 1942 - 2009 HOOSICK FALLS, NY Robert C. Koronas, 66, died Thursday, Aug. 13, after a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by his loving family at the Samaritan Hospital in Troy, N.Y. He resided on Fog Hill Road with his wife Stella. Robert was born on Aug. 23, 1942, in Brooklyn, N.Y., son of the late Peter and Bertha Zinn Koronas. He was educated at schools in Brooklyn and worked for the N.Y.C., Sanitation Department for several years before moving to this area. Robert served in the Army. He was a chef, "Chef Robare" at the Adirondack Gateway Resorts Camp Grounds. He enjoyed working on classic cars, cooking and traveling with friends in Florida. He leaves his wife Stella, his daughter, Caroline S. Cooney of Cambridge, N.Y., son Robert V. Koronas and Melissa of Hoosick Falls, brother William Koronas of Perry, N.Y., three grandchildren Brandon K. Cooney, Renee Koronas and Casey Betit, two great-grandchildren Megan and Ryan Marcoux, also several nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by three sisters Marilyn Pope, Jenny Whitmore, Helen Lebritti and two brothers George and Thomas Koronas. FUNERAL NOTICE: Services will be Monday, Aug. 17 at 9:15 a.m. from the MAHAR FUNERAL HOME, 43 Main Street in Hoosick Falls. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. from the Immaculate Conception Church on Main Street in Hoosick Falls. Burial will follow the mass at Maple Grove Cemetery in Hoosick Falls. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday from 4 to 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Treatment Center at the Samaritan Hospital through the funeral home.
Published in Bennington Banner on Aug. 14, 2009
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