Robert R. Klein, Sr.
unknown - December 1, 2013
Robert R. Klein, Sr., 94, of Syracuse, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at James Square Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A life resident of the Syracuse area, Robert was a 1937 graduate of Vocational High School, and was a U.S. Navy veteran of WWII. He retired as a sergeant from the Syracuse Police Department, and also worked for Merchants National Bank. Robert was an avid NY Yankee and SU fan. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending more than 40 years at his camp at Chaumont Bay on Lake Ontario where he made a place for all to enjoy. He was predeceased by his wife, Margaret in 2006, and his son Michael in 1970.
Robert is survived by his sons, Robert (Carol) Klein of Fairmount; and Ronald (Cathy) Klein of Liverpool; six grandchildren; and twelve great-grandchildren. The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff at 4B at James Square for their loving care of Robert.
Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 9:30 AM at the Maurer Funeral Home. Interment with military honors will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday from 4 to 7 pm at the funeral home, 300 Second St. Liverpool.