ROBERT WEEKS

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WEEKS--Robert Doughty Jr.,

of Pelham, NY passed away on Tuesday, May 10th after a long battle with prostate cancer. He was 82 years old. Born in Manhattan to the late Robert Doughty and Marjorie Klehr Weeks, he was raised in Babylon, Long Island. He graduated from the Taft School and Duke University and served in the US Navy Pacific and Atlantic fleets retiring as Captain in the active reserves. Robert was a Senior Vice President at the Chase Manhattan Bank and later helped direct the opening of the New York offices for Credit Agricole, Sumitomo Bank, and Banque Arab et International d'Investissement, Paris. Mr. Weeks assisted the World Bank and US AID in the economic reconstruction of numerous former communist countries including Romania and Bosnia where he and his wife resided for many years. He was an avid traveler, sailor, skier, and choral singer. Robert leaves behind his beloved wife, Sarabeth, his cherished children Cynthia M. Lawlor and Robert D. Weeks III, Cynthia's husband William, Robert's wife, Susan, and his four dear grandchildren. Services will be held at Christ Church, 1415 Pelhamdale Ave., Pelham Manor, NY on Saturday, May 14th at 10:30am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Christ Church or Calvary Hospice, Bronx, NY.

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Published in The New York Times on May 12, 2016
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