Robert Stewart Bleakney of Duxbury, formerly of Paxton, MA, passed away on January 13, 2023. Born November 4, 1942; Robert was raised in Natick, MA.
Robert was an undergraduate and graduate of Northeastern University, and retired as Captain in the Air force Reserves. Robert was a member of St. John's Episcopal church and the American Legion. He also served on the Board of Trustees of the Mountain Club on Loon, in Lincoln, NH, for over 15 years and on Summerset Place Condominium, in Duxbury MA, for several years. He was also a past member of BNI.
He was a commercial banker for many years upon retiring in 1986 to start his own business. He was the perfect husband, father, Papa and brother....very caring and always put his wife and children above everything. He loved helping other people and lived his life through his own children and their children.
Robert is survived by his wife of 52 years, Ann M. (Palen) Bleakney. Loving father to John Stewart Bleakney of Braintree, MA; Wife: Susan Bleakney, Robert "Scott" Bleakney of Davenport, FL; Wife: Holli Bleakney, Karen M. (Bleakney) Renner of Kingston, MA; Husband: John Renner. Son of the late Gladys (Henry) Bleakney and Stewart H Bleakney.
Cherished Grandfather to Jack Bleakney, Andrew Renner, Robert "Cole" Bleakney, Ryan Bleakney, Charlie Renner, Mitchell Renner and Benjamin Bleakney. Brother to Ronald J. Bleakney of Hudson, MA, and Lynne A. Bleakney of Natick, MA.
Robert is also survived by nieces and nephews.
Per his request, there will be no visiting hours and burial will be at a later date, and as Bob would say "Remember the dash -".
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer's or Crohn's and Colitis.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Robert
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Shepherd Funeral & Cremation Service - Kingston