Roland R. Robert


Roland R. Robert, 90, husband of the late Claire (Roy) Robert, died April 5, 2012 at Rhode Island Veterans Home, Bristol.

He was born in Canada, the son of the late Ismael J. and Marie (Petit) Robert. Roland was a veteran of World War II and served in the European Theatre and received the Bronze Star Medal.

He is survived by three daughters, Elyse Marcotte and husband Albert, Linda Masse and Cynthia Wager and husband Gerald; three grandchildren, Kevin Marcotte and wife Kristen, Erin Boyar and husband Jeffrey and Jennifer D'Angelo and husband Brian; four great-grandchildren, Colby, Julia, Brooke and Samantha. He was the brother of George, Albert, Joseph, Armand, Paul, Jeanne, Lucienne, Paulette and Anita.

His funeral was private and at the convenience of the family.