Robert Baron

Robert Baron

Highland - Robert Baron 72, a longtime resident of Highland passed away at his home on July 26, 2013.

Mr. Baron was a longtime Manager for IBM in Poughkeepsie up until his retirement. He was the current President of the Plutarch Rod & Gun Club in Highland. He was also a member of the LLoyd Rod & Gun Club in Highland, the Ulster County Gun Club where he was the sectretary and was a member of the Federated Sportsman Federation Club.

He was a United States Marine Veteran. He was honorably discharged. He was also an avid sportsman, he loved fishing and hunting.

Mr. Baron was born in Kingston, PA on March 7, 1941. He graduated from Wallington Highschool in Wallington, NJ. He was the son of John and Sophie Suda Baron.

Surviors include his three daughters; Christine Baron of Totowa, NJ, Theresa Cierniak and her husband Jeremy of Poughkeepsie, Patty Brown and her husband Chris of Port Ewen, NY, his three grandchildren; Jessica, Christopher, and Justin. Mr. Baron in also survived by his former wife; Joan Baron of Poughkeepsie.

Calling hours will be held on Tuesday July 30th from 4-8pm at the Michael Torsone Memorial Funeral Home, Inc. 38 Main St. Highland, NY 12528.

Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday July 31st 10:00am at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery with military honors.

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Funeral Home

Torsone Memorial Funeral Home (Highland) - Highland
38 Main Street  Highland, NY 12528
(845) 691-2281

Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal from July 29 to July 31, 2013