A memorial service for Anthony Robert “Bob” Sgroi of Hurley, NY, who passed away Sunday, April 26, 2020, at Ten Broeck Center in Lake Katrine, NY, will be held Tuesday, April 26, 2022, at Keyser Funeral & Cremation Service, 326 Albany Ave., Kingston, NY 12401 at 11am. Livestream of the service is available at www.facebook.com/keysercarr
Bob was born June 18, 1933, in Kingston, and was the son of late Mariano Michael and Providenza (Mignosi) Sgroi. Bob was the husband of Helen (Stevenson) Sgroi; they wed on September 9, 1961, in Kingston. He was a graduate of Kingston High School, Class of 1952, SUNY Canton, and Michigan State University where he received his Bachelors of Science in Engineering. Bob served in the US Army during the Korean War from 1954 to 1956 in the Guided Missile Division. He later worked as a Development Engineer for IBM at the Kingston, Poughkeepsie, and Sterling Forest complexes, before retiring in 1991.
Bob was a communicant of St. Joseph's RC Church. He was an avid golfer and was a long-time member of the Rondout Golf Club. He served on the original Herdegen committee and had been President of the Ulster County Men's Senior Golf Association.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Timothy M. Sgroi (Brenda), Patricia E. Cunningham (Jack), Cheryl A. Donahue, and Deborah G. Sgroi, grandchildren, Thomas Donahue and Megan (Donahue) Bloom, Cassidy and Griffin Cunningham, Brittany and Zachary Sgroi, and several nieces and nephews. His sister Frances M. Ostrander passed in 2021. He was predeceased by his sister Mildred Sgroi O'Reilly.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the charity of your choice. To leave an expression of sympathy for the family, please visit www.KeyserFuneralService.com