Robert W. Radziwon(1932 - 2018)

Lyme - Robert W. Radziwon, 86, the beloved husband of Barbara (Rutty) Shaw, passed away peacefully on Friday evening, Aug. 31, 2018, at Bride Brook Health and Rehabilitation in Niantic.

He was born in Middletown, on Aug. 24, 1932, the son of the late Walter and Doris (Hill) Radziwon. Bob was raised in Ivoryton and had been a resident of Lyme for over 50 years. He was a machinist working many years at The Pratt-Read Company and also The Lee Company. Following his retirement, Bob was a bartender at The Faulk Marcolini Newman American Legion Post # 113 in Old Saybrook.

Bob proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Bob and Barbara were married in Niantic on July 6, 2012. He was also a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #10153 in Old Saybrook.

Along with his wife, Barbara; he leaves his loving family and many friends.

A celebration of Bob's life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, at the American Legion, 113 Essex Road in Old Saybrook.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Bob's name to The American Legion in Old Saybrook.

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Arrangements by the Robinson, Wright & Weymer Funeral Home in Centerbrook.

Funeral Home

Robinson, Wright & Weymer Inc
34 Main St Centerbrook, CT 06409
(860) 767-8000

Published in The Day on Sept. 9, 2018