Robert (Bob) Weinert, age 75, of Hampstead, NC , formerly of Valhalla, NY passed away peacefully on December 1, 2012 at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice and Life Care Center. He was born on August 21, 1937 to the late Gus and Winifred Weinert in The Bronx, NY. He retired from the New York City Fire Department, FDNY, after 28 years of service. He moved to Hampstead in 1993 from Valhalla, NY.
He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Jean Stratton Weinert; son Robert K. Weinert and wife Laura of Wappinger Falls, NY; son William Weinert and wife Becky of Schenevus, NY; daughter Patricia and husband Thomas Martin of Cary, NC; six grandsons, Will, Patrick, Kevin, Bryan, Jack and Tommy. He is preceded in death by a brother Richard (wife Anne) of Wappinger Falls, NY and a sister Dorothy Ciavarello of Connecticut.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, December 29, 2012 at Beecher Funeral Home, Pleasantville, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Bob's name to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice and Life Care Center, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.