POWERS, Robert A.
Robert A. Powers, of Granby, beloved husband of Diane (Docsar) Powers, passed away with his wife by his side on Monday (February 18, 2013), at Hartford Hospital. Born in Westfield, MA, son of the late Robert A. Powers, Sr., and Lucy (Kiernan) Powers, he was a lifelong Granby resident. Bob graduated from Simsbury High School and Becker College and served proudly in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War. He owned and operated Powers Chevrolet in Granby for many years and also was a general manager for several other automobile dealerships. He also leaves a son, Robert A. Powers, III, of New Hampshire.
At the family's request, funeral services will be private with burial in the Granby Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
, 1 Union Street, Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ, 08691-4183, or the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas, 66675. Hayes-Huling and Carmon Funeral Home has care of arrangements.