Robert P. Dumas GlenvilleRobert P. Dumas, 76, of Glenville, passed away peacefully at home on April 17, 2013. Born on June 7, 1936, in Malone, NY, he was the son of the late Evelyn Russell and Maurice Dumas of Malone, NY.
He served in the United States Navy as a cryptologic technician, in Karamursel, Turkey, and worked for the Hamilton Printing Company, retiring in 1997.
Robert was a member of the Guan Ho Ha Club, the Polish American Veterans, and the American Legion. His many interests of enjoyment were hunting, fishing, boating, camping, woodworking, NASCAR, Syracuse basketball, and especially spending time with his grandchildren.
Robert is survived by his wife, Eileen J. Malis, whom he married on April 23, 1960, at the Church of St. Adalbert; his sons, Russell P. Dumas of Cranesville, Michael P. Dumas (Aimee) of Cohoes, and Richard D. Dumas (Melissa) of Rotterdam; daughters, Roberta L. Redmond (Jay Wagner) of Glenville, and Deborah A. Duda (Gene) of Latham; brothers, Capt. Maurice R. Dumas and wife, Jeanne of N. Quincy, MA, and Andre P. Dumas and wife, Sandra of Ballston Spa, NY; brother-in-law, Edmund L. Malis and wife, Nancy of Ballston Lake, NY; grandchildren, Tyler Best, Ashley and Ryan Duda, Joey Dumas, and Richard and Cathy Dumas; also several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 23, at 8:15 a.m. from the Leszczynski Funeral Home 716 Crane St., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial 9 a.m. at the Church of St. Adalbert. Interment in St. Adalbert's Cemetery. Calling hours will be held Monday evening, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the Church of St. Adalbert Restoration Fund, 550 Lansing St., Schenectady, NY 12303.
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