Robert Deloye

Robert B. Deloye Jr.

1941-2012 Mr. Robert B. Deloye Jr., 71, of 275 Hampden St., Chicoppe, Mass., died Wednesday, December 5, 2012 in Pittsfield at the home of his daughter, Tracy Pero.

Born in Waterbury, Conn., on March 10, 1941, the son of Robert B. Deloye Sr. and Brenda R. Jandro Deloye, he attended Pittsfield High School. After High School, he served in the US Air Force.

Mr. Deloye was a boat captain for many years, working out of several ports in Florida as well as New Orleans. He later owned and operated Starr Appliance Repair.

He leaves his former wife, Barbara Burke Kogut; three children, Debra J. Deloye of Lexington, SC, Robert L. Gaylord and Tracy L. Pero and her husband Matthew, all of Pittsfield; six grandchildren, Jennifer R. Gaylord of Dalton, Spencer R. Pero, Mark R. Gaylord and Sarah E. Pero, all of Pittsfield, Tristan L. Gaylord of Dalton and Shaun M. Pero of Pittsfield and a great grandson, Cayden L. Gaylord of Dalton. He was predeceased by a sister, Brenda "Midge" Deloye.

FUNERAL NOTICE: Funeral services for Mr. Robert B Deloye Jr. will be private. If friends desire, donations may be made to Hospice Care in the Berkshires, care of the Dwyer Funeral Home, 776 North St., Pittsfield MA 01201, in his memory. Please visit to leave condolences and remembrances.


Funeral Home

Dwyer Funeral Home
776 North Street Pittsfield, MA 01201

Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Dec. 7, 2012