Obituary for ALCOTT

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Sunday February 19, 2012

ROBERT F. Age 82, passed away Wednesday, February 15, 2012, after a courageous battle with cancer. Robert is survived by his children, Fred Alcott, Sharon Downs, Diane Alcott, Tracy Maklary; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Robert grew up in Waterbury, CT; married his child hood sweetheart, Jeanne Dorsey-Alcott. He was a proud Retired Veteran of the United States Air Force; he was awarded many metals which include, Air Force Commendation metal, Air Force Good Conduct metal with five Bronze Loops, National Defense Service metal with one Bronze Service Star, Air Force Longevity Service Award with four Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters, and Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon. Robert will be fondly remembered as the Vineyard's Clock Man. Graveside Services will be conducted Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Sandia Memory Gardens, 9500 San Pedro NE. At the family's request, in lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Those who wish to express their condolences or share a story, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Robert's care entrusted to: Daniels Family Funeral Services Alameda Mortuary 9420 Fourth Street NW Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87114 505-898-3160