Robert L. Distin

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  • "Alice, I was so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. I hope you..."
    - Sandi Antonelli Morita
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    - Elisa Hotaling
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RAVENA Robert L. Distin, 79, died Tuesday, July 6, 2004 at St. Peter's Hospital. Robert was born in New York City and has lived in Ravena since 1943. He was the son of the late Floyd and Dora Brandt Distin. In 1985, Robert retired from Conrail in Selkirk after 42 years of service. He was a life member of the Ravena Hose Co. Survivors include his wife, Alice J. Hotaling Distin of Ravena; and brother, Kenneth of Ravena. Two brothers, Clifford and Floyd Distin, and two sisters, Hilda Brooks and Ann Woodworth, predeceased Robert. Funeral services will be held 11:00 Saturday morning, July 10, 2004 at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Burial will follow in Chestnut Lawn Cemetery, New Baltimore. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday 4-7 p.m. Contributions in memory of Robert may be made to the Grace United Methodist Church, 16 Hillcrest Drive, Ravena, NY 12143 or the Ravena Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 144, Ravena, NY 12143

Published in Albany Times Union from July 8 to July 9, 2004