July 17, 1945 ~ April 20, 2020
Born in: Philadelphia, PA
Resided in: Greece, NY
Robert E. Doran “Bob” R2D2
Greece: Unexpected heart attack, died April 20, 2020 in his 75th year in his home. Diagnosed with Alzheimer he put up a valiant fight for five years. Born in Philidelphia PA July 17 1945. Lived in Cleveland OH. Attended Our Lady of Good Council Grade School and St. Ignatius High School. Football scholarship to Xavier University in Cincinnati OH where he received his Bachelors in physics and applied
mathmatics. Bob had a 37-year-Eastman Kodak career in Rochester NY while continuing his education and achieving his Masters at the University of Rochester. He worked at Kodak Park as a film engineer.
Best friend and will be forever missed by wife Rita Marie of 29 years, daughters, Kelly (Brett) Williams and Kim (Tom ) Boedicker; sons , Scott (Gina) and Partick (Donna); grandchildren Joe (Mary), Anna, Jane, Lily, Scarlett, Aryanna, Anthony, Daisy and Dominic; brother, Daryl (Annette) , and Patricia, the mother of his children. He leaves sadly behind over 100 numerous Kauff mans : sisters-in-law, brother s-in -law, nieces, nephews, cousins. Dearest friends and loved by so many golfers, darts, fishing, baseball and bowling leagues.
The world will never be the same. He was the best Son, Brother, Husband, Father, Grandfather, Uncle, Brot her -in-law, Friend. Bob continued his passion for science by volunteering for Alzheimer’s Clinical Trials both at the Cleveland Clinic and at the University of Rochester .
Bob’s Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date.
An “act of kindness” and a “pay it forward” would be Bob’s wishes. His last words on earth was THANK YOU. For more information or to sign Bob’s online guestbook, please visit meesonfamily.com.