Robert T. Rossi, 80, of Gilbertsville, husband of Judith A. (Perini) Rossi, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2020 at his home.
Born in Providence, Rhode Island, he was the son of the late Robert and Helen (Gentile) Rossi.
Robert received his bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Rhode Island. He went on to receive his master’s from the PA State University, Main Campus. Robert worked for the EPA for 7 years, Shell Chemical for 15 years in their Animal Health Division and retired from Boehringer Ingelheim in 2005. He and his wife attended St. Columbkil RC Church, he made various style of baskets, and was a collector of trains. Robert was also a member of multiple Barbershop Quartets and owned and operated his own orchid business.
Surviving with his wife of 56 years are sons Paul and David Rossi; sister Jean Carello, wife of George; and granddaughters Addison and Avery.
Services will be at a later date so please check back later.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Robert’s name to the charity of one’s choice.