February 13, 1918 ~ November 9, 2008
Greece: Sunday, November 9, 2008 at age 90. Predeceased by his wife, Lucille E. Bird. Survived by his sons, Robert K.(Lori) and Gerald R.(Frances)Bird; daughters, Shirley(Thomas)Wilson, Catherine(George)Pawlyk; 11 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was a veteran of WWII and a retiree of the Eastman Kodak Co. Friends may call Tuesday, 2-4 & 7-9PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Rd. His Funeral Service will be held Wednesday at 11:00AM in the Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Riverside Cemetery.
Although it is difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, may looking back in memory help comfort you tomarrow. Our warmest condolences. The Coachman Family
Birdy – May your grandfather’s legacy live on in all who knew and loved him. Peace be with you and your family in this most difficult time.
Wes, Cathy, Dan, Joe & Steven
My sincerest condolences for your loss. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.
Cathy, My condolensces to you. We know our parents are together now and making a place for us. God bless you and give you strength at this time. You take care! Love ya, Valerie
Cathy, my thoughts are with you and your family during this sad time. I wish that I could have been there in person, I’m so sorry for you loss.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Mike, Diana, Matt & Cara Esposito
For coach Jamie Bird and the Bird family, our condolences for your loss.
The Zalewski Family
Very sorry to hear about your dear dad. I know you know that he did live a full live, just think the Lord to for his life. Your family do have my simpathy & prayers. If anything that I can do please don’t hesitate to call. Praying for your family.
Clouds and Rays form from the sky
As I sit here all I want to do is cry
Only time will ease this pain
I think of all the love you gave
Through the years you always cared
Grandpa You will be missed
Our Family reunions wont be the same,
Christmas, Thanksgiving, Father’s Day!
I will remember all the good times and bad
and now I will even remember the sad
I hope you know how much you were loved
If I had the chance I would tell you so!
Grandpa You will be missed!
To my family….
Grandpa was so very special to us all
I am so sorry for your loss, know that
he loved you all so much, if there is anything I can do let me know
Jamie and Family:
On behalf of the entire Paulin Family, I would like to offer our condolences on your loss. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to help. Robert and your family will be remembered in our prayers.
The Paulin Family
May you find comfort in the memories you have and strength in the comanionship of those who share your loss.
You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…our thoughts are with you and your family.