Robert R. West
Robert R. West, 85, of New Milford, CT, passed away peacefully on September 10, 2021. He was born on December 3, 1935, in Brooklyn, NY. Robert was raised in Yonkers, N.Y. and attended Yonkers public schools. Robert was married to Lorraine (Pollock) West on May 26, 1956, at St. Peter's Church in Yonkers. He served in the United States Air Force from 1953-1957 in Japan and Korea. In 1963 they moved to Greenwich, CT, and he worked for the Greenwich Time as a printer. After retiring from the Stamford Advocate as Foreman of the composing room in 1998 they moved to New Milford. He is survived by his wife and children: James West (Janet) of Stamford, Daniel West (Janet) of Norwalk, Cathleen Bond (Craig) of New Milford, and Patti Humiston (Jody) of Vermont. He is predeceased by his son Robert J. West. Robert also leaves behind 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday, September 21st at St. Francis Xavier Church in New Milford, CT at 11am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society
. Arrangements by Lillis Funeral Home, 58 Bridge Street, New Milford, CT.
Published by Greenwich Time & Danbury News Times on Sep. 17, 2021.