Robert J. Tenney

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  • "Lisa , So sorry to hear of your dads passing. Sending..."
    - Christina Runk - Camburn
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    - Ed & Wendy Caulkins
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Tenney, Robert J. RENSSELAER Robert J. Tenney, age 72 years, passed away at his residence Tuesday, March 25, 2014. He was born in Albany and has been a resident of Rensselaer for over 40 years. Bob was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during the Vietnam era. Alongside his brother he was owner of CF Mark Publishing. Bob attended St. John The Evangelist and St. Joseph Church in Rensselaer and St. Michael's Church in North Greenbush. He was an avid fisherman. Son of the late Edgar J. and Anne Tenney; devoted husband of the late Ernette Besso Tenney; loving father of Lisa (Casey) Lyon of San Diego, Calif. and Jon (Christina) Tenney of Rensselaer; grandfather of Darren Clavell, Demetrious Tenney, Arianna Tenney and Maxten Lyon; brother of David (Marie) Tenney, Richard (Mary Ann) Tenney, Jeanne (Donald) Graver, and Edgar Tenney Jr. Relative and friends are invited and may call at the W.J. Lyons Jr. Funeral Home, 1700 Washington Avenue, Rensselaer, Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 1-4 p.m. Interment will be in St. Malachy Cemetery, Brownsburg, Ind. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Finance Dept., 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016. Condolence page at


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Published in Albany Times Union on Mar. 28, 2014
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