Robert W. Robshaw Sr.

Posted Feb. 15, 2013, at 8:16 p.m.

BUCKSPORT – Robert W. Robshaw Sr. passed away Jan. 23, 2013, in Lakeland, Fla. Robert was born March 6, 1944, son of Herbert Russell and Florence (Magnan) Robshaw.

Robert enjoyed hunting, snowmobiling, NASCAR and his vast collection of “M&M” characters. He was a member of Bucks Mills Rod & Gun Club.

Robert is survived by his wife, Betty (Soper) Robshaw of Bucksport; son, Robert Robshaw Jr. of Homer, Alaska; daughter, Rebecca Robshaw of Gardner, Mass.; daughter, Heather Hollis and husband, Donald Jr., of Lakeland, Fla.; daughter, Maria Robshaw of Veazie; stepson, John Wotton of Iowa; five brothers, Edward Robshaw and wife, Pam, of Verona Island, Micheal Robshaw of Bangor, Richard Robshaw and wife, Julie, of Bucksport, Roger Cote and wife, Denise, of Holland, Mass., and Jesse Cote of Grafton, Mass.; and four granddaughters, Erica Bissonette, Christine Robshaw, Heather Fixx and Kimberley Fixx. Robert was predeceased by his mother, Florence Cote; father, Herbert Robshaw; sister, Joann Metcalf; and brother, Richard Cote.

A celebration of Bob’s life will be held in the spring in Bucksport.