Obituary: Robert F. Shedlock, age 60, of Stratford

Robert F. Shedlock, age 60, of Stratford, beloved husband of Maureen McDermott Shedlock, passed away on Friday, September 5, 2014 in Bridgeport Hospital.

Bob a Team Associate for Home Depot, was born in Bridgeport to the late George and Barbara (Krosky) Shedlock and has been a life long area resident.

He retired after thirty-four years from Dresser Industries. Bob was a former Golden Glove Boxer for Stratford P.A.L., and was an avid sports fan, especially the Cincinnati REDS.

Survivors in addition to his beloved wife of forty-one years, include his 4 devoted children, Tracy Kyrytschenko and her husband Greg of Seymour, Sandy Dickens, Joe Shedlock and his wife Jen, and Brian Shedlock and his wife Kristen, all of Stratford, 6 cherished grandchildren, Caroline, Nicholas, Layla, Carter, Tyler, and Addison, 2 brothers, George Shedlock and his wife Donna of Arizona, and Al Shedlock and his wife Denise of Milford, brothers and sisters-in law, John and Karen McDermott of France, Kathy and John Cinicola of Stratford, Bob and Charlene McDermott of Southbury, and Pat and Sue McDermott of Shelton, several nieces and nephews, and his beloved dog Rudy.

In addition to his parents he was pre-deceased by his brother, Michael Shedlock, and sisters, Barbara Everlith and Joan Shedlock.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, September 9th at 10: 30 a.m. in St. James Church 2070 Main Street Stratford. Interment will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull. Friends may call on Monday from 4-7 p.m. in the Adzima Funeral Home 50 Paradise Green Place Stratford.

In lieu of flowers those desiring may make donations in Bob’s memory to the American Caner Society 825 Brooks Street Rocky Hill, CT 06067.

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