Robert K. Ploss, Jr., passed away on January 10th, 2019 at the Health Alliance Hospital, Broadway Campus, with his wife by his side.
Robert was born in Kingston on May 12, 1945 and was the son of the late Dr. Robert and Helen (Ennist) Ploss. He graduated from Kingston High School, Class of 1963 where he played Varsity football and baseball. He received his BS from Union College in Schenectady, NY and a Masters Degree from SUNY New Paltz.
Bob was the CEO of Colonial City Moving Storage until his retirement in 2008. He was an avid bowler for over 40 years and was inducted into the KBA Hall of Fame in 1998. He was a member of the Hall of Fame Board and served as Secretary and President. He was a former member of the First Presbyterian Church in Kingston where he served as an Elder, a Trustee and a Sunday School teacher. He was a member of the Fair Street Reformed Church and served as Chief Deacon and on various Ministries. Bob enjoyed golfing, hiking and biking, traveling and spending time with family and friends.
Bob is survived by his wife of 46 years Peggy (Crozier) Ploss, his son Robert Jeffrey Ploss of Orlando, Florida, his daughter Heather (Robert) Crowley of Collierville, Tennessee and his granddaughters Alexandra and Caroline Crowley.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of A. Carr & Son Funeral Home, 65 Lucas Ave, Kingston, NY where family and friends may visit on Sunday, January 13th, 2019 from 4:00pm-7:00pm. The funeral service will take place on Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 10:30 am. Rev Kendra VanHouten, officiating
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Fair Street Reformed Church, 209 Fair Street, Kingston, NY 12401
A tribute for Bob may be found at www.CarrFH.com , where you may leave memories and expressions of sympathy for his family.