PALMYRA – Robert K. Foote, 86, died Aug. 21, 2013, at a Pittsfield nursing home, after a long illness. Robert was born Sept. 22, 1926, in Baltimore, the son of Donald C. and Esther (Bien) Foote. He was educated in Baltimore schools and graduated from the University of Baltimore with a Law degree. Robert was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Robert was employed for 20 years as a Procurement Analyst for the Naval Supply Systems Command out of Washington, D.C.
He attended St. Martins Episcopal Church in Palmyra.
Robert is survived by his wife of 66 years, Laura B. Foote of Palmyra; three sons, Kenneth G. Foote of Falmouth, Mass., Douglas S. Foote of Dayton, Ohio, and Richard K. Foote of Park City, Mont.; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brother, D. Paul Foote.
Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, at Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Service Center, 34 High St., Newport, with the Rev. Laura Peckham officiating. Friends may call one hour before the service from 1 p.m. until service time at 2 p.m. To sign an online guest book and leave written condolences please visit: www.PhilipBrownFuneralHome.com.