Robert W. Estrada, 78, of Stratford, husband of Sheila Farrell Estrada, died August 13, 2012 in St. Vincent’s Medical Center with his loving family by his side.
He was born on November 23, 1933 in Bridgeport and was the son of the late Paul and Mabel Ficken Estrada.
Robert was a veteran of the U.S. Air force, worked as a salesman at Sear’s for 25 years and also worked at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Weston as a sexton for 15 years. He enjoyed working in his yard, gardening, hunting, fishing and especially spending time with his family.
In addition to his beloved wife of 52 years Robert is also survived by one son Robert W. Estrada and wife Danielle of Pennsylvania, one daughter Krisann Kordas and husband George of Seymour, three grandchildren Autumn, Daniel, and Ethan, one brother William Estrada and wife Lorraine of Milford and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday August 16, 2012 at 10:00 AM directly in Holy Name of Jesus Church 1950 Barnum Avenue Stratford where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Andrew Marus. Interment will follow in St. Michael’s Cemetery Stratford. Friends may call at the Galello-Luchansky Funeral Home 2220 Main Street Stratford on Wednesday (TODAY) from 5:00 – 8:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers, those who so desire may contribute to Swim Across the Sound, 2800 Main Street Bridgeport, CT, 06606.
To celebrate a life please visit us at www.galellofuneralhome.com.