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Robert G. Flower

January 27, 1954 ~ November 12, 2021 (age 67)

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Knox - Robert G. Flower, Sr., passed away on Friday, November 12, 2021 after a courageous battle with lung cancer.

Bob retired from the Golub Corp after 30 years. He was a dedicated member of the Delanson Fire Company for 40 years serving 13 years as Chief of the Department. He also worked as a caretaker for the Grove Cemetery in Quaker St. for 40 years.

Bob is predeceased by his beloved wife of 45 years, Sandy, his parents, John and Harriet Moore Flower, both brothers, his sister and grandson.   

He is survived by his wife Nancy, his children, Robert (Vicki) Flower Jr., Jeffrey Flower and  Michael (JoAnn) Flower, his 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held on Tuesday from 5-8 pm at the White-Van Buren Funeral Home, 1779 Main St. In Delanson.

A Graveside committal service will begin on Saturday, 11 am at Grove Cemetery on Quaker St.

Bob wished to express his gratitude to Lenny Van Buren, Art and Maryanne Frey, Hank Bungay and Gene, Brandon, Jacob and the whole Vrooman family for all of their help with whatever he needed to keep him comfortable through this difficult time.  

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Grove Cemetery, PO Box 114, Delanson, NY, 12053.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
November 16, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
White-Van Buren Funeral Home
1779 Main St.
Delanson, NY 12053

Graveside Service
Saturday
November 20, 2021

11:00 AM
Grove Cemetery

Quaker St., NY

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