July 19, 1930 ~ December 31, 2020
Born in: Rochester, NY
Resided in: Greece, NY
Greece: Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020. Native of Rochester, Robert lived to see his 90th birthday this past summer. He was predeceased by his parents Rudolph and Mildred Steeb his beloved; aunt, Alyce Poole, sister Ann Marie Underwood, brother Donald Steeb and first born son Robert F. Steeb, Jr. and first wife andmother of his children Dorothy Driscoll Steeb.
Survived by his children Ginny (David) Melos, Patty (Peter) Seidenberg, Cathy Steeb, Mary Beth (Don) Gates and Michael (Patti) Steeb, second wife Eleanor Steeb and her children Doug Phelps and Stacy (Wayne) Penney. His brother Richard (Betty) Steeb; sister-in-law, Carolyn Steeb; his sister’s son Matt (Nancy) Underwood.
Survived by grandchildren Tina (Paul) Finn, Sue (Todd) Hawkins, Ben (Jamie) Melos; Michael (Bambi) Seidenberg, Carolyn Seidenberg, Katie Seidenberg; Erin (Timothy Murray) Steeb Greenfield, Robert (Stephanie Newman) Maloney, Lauren (Robert) Sessions, Jason (Rebecca Lin) Wolck Cassandra Henchen, Daniel and Addison Penney.
Great-grandchildren Zachary (Natalie Murphy) Finn, Emily (Jake Timmons) Finn, Aubrey (Jason) Menaguale & Bradley Finn, Drew Hawkins, Kiersten, Kaitlin & Kenleigh Melos.
Brooke & Maggie Seidenberg, Sebastian Fisher, Caleb Greenfield and Liam Wolck. Many nieces and nephews·.
Robert was a career carpenter- contractor having his own businesses – RS Wood Specialties and SWMEnterprises and in later years turned his stamp collecting interests into businesses – RS Stamp Co. and RSStamp Shows. He was an active member of Our Mother of Sorrows Church. He was very proud of his 36 yrs. of service in the US Navy Reserve SeaBees, having retired from RNMCB-21Davisville, RI.
Friends may call Tuesday (Jan 12th) 1:00 -5:00 PM at Vay-Schleich and Meeson, 1075 Long Pond Road. His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday (Jan 13 t h) 11:00 AM at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, 5000 Mt. Read Blvd, Greece. Internment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Our Mother od Sorrows Church in his memory.