Robert W. Clow Sr. EAST BERNE - Robert W. Clow, Sr. 80, former Speigletown resident, died Saturday, September 1, 2012 at his residence. Born in Stockport, NY, he was the son of the late Dewitt Clow and Margaret Ryant Clow and husband of the late Lynne Chase Clow. Raised and educated in Albany, he was a graduate of Albany High School, class of 1949 and Royal Barber School, Schenectady in 1953. Bob was a United States Army veteran serving during the Korean War. He owned and operated Bob's Barber Shop and Bob's Cut & Style on Congress Street, Troy for over 30 years. He was a member of the 105th Military Police at Troy Armory, Troy BPOE Lodge #141 and the Speigletown District Volunteer Fire Co. Survivors include two sons Daniel Clow (Penny) of Speigletown, John Clow (Delene) of Waterford, a daughter Lynne Dolan (Bret) of Troy, eight grandchildren, Robert Clow, III, John, Shawn, Breeanna, Ryan and Colin Clow, Bret and Britney Dolan, one great granddaughter, a brother Charles Clow of Albany, Companion Virginia Mann of East Berne and her children Lisa Mann (Pat Hannah) and Jim (Mary) Mann. Bob was predeceased by his son Robert W. Clow, Jr. in 2005, a brother Edward Clow. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at the McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home, corner of 109th St. and Third Avenue on Thursday, 4 to 7 p.m. Cremation will take place at the Gardner Earl Crematorium. Private burial will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 7, 20121 at Elmwood Hill Cemetery, Troy. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Speigletown District Volunteer Fire Company, 146 Speigletown Rd., Troy, NY 12182 or Albany Community Hospice, 445 New Karner Rd, Albany, NY 12205.
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Published in The Record on Sept. 6, 2012