Robert F. Torrey
- December 13, 1940 - August 29, 2012
- Mahoapc, New York
of Robert's Passing
- St. John's Food Pantry, C/O Deacon Bernie Moran, 225 East Lake Blvd. Mahopac, NY 10541
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“Sorry to here of bob's passing.He was a
great guy. I knew him from fdny and the Whelan family. Our condolences the Regan family from Bethpage
1 of 5 | Posted by: Robert & Elizabeth Regan - NY
“I worked with Bob,when he was a new Lt. in Engine 80 and then again when he was Captain of Engine 52. Then I got to play golf on a regular basis...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Brian McMurrough - NY - Friend
“My prayers go out to Aunt Eileen and the entire Torrey Family. Love You Uncle Bob.
Christopher Kelly and Kaitlin Kester
3 of 5 | Posted by: Christopher Kelly/Kaitlin Kester
“My condolences goes out to the Torrey family. Bob will be very missed and we will never forget you. Love jacob
4 of 5 | Posted by: Jacob Jones
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Torrey family. Bob was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather and friend to all. He will be missed.
5 of 5 | Posted by: Stephen and Mary Summy
Robert F. Torrey, 71, of Mahopac, NY died in his home on August 29, 2012 surrounded by his family. Bob was born in Queens on December 13, 1940 to Raymond and Abigail Torrey. He is survived by his adoring wife of 41 years Eileen, his three sons, Kevin and his wife Jennifer, Robert and his wife Lori, and Brian and his wife Christine, as well as his five grandchildren, Connor, Brayden, Matthew, Carson, and Kathryn, and his brothers Raymond and William. He was predeceased by his son Jimmy, and his brother James.
He was a member of the New York City Fire Department for 36 years before his retirement as a Battalion Chief in 1998. A long time member of the Mohansic Golf League, his happiest times, aside from those spent with his family, occurred on the golf course.
Visiting will be held on Saturday and Sunday from 2-6 pm at Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 11 am at St. John The Evangelist Church in Mahopac with interment to follow at Saint Lawrence Cemetery, Brewster, NY. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. John's Food Pantry, C/O Deacon Bernie Moran, 225 East Lake Blvd., Mahopac, NY 10541.