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Robert M. Sandoe

Fort Myers, Fla. — Robert M. Sandoe died of Alzheimer’s disease on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, in Fort Myers. He was born in Bronxville N.Y. on June 30, 1924, and grew up in Pelham Manor, N.Y. and Manhattan. He graduated from St. Bernard’s School in N.Y.C., Kent School in Conn., Dartmouth College, class of 1946 and received his Master’s degree at Wesleyan University.

He served in the Marines as a navigator in World War II and as an instructor of navigation during the Korean war.

He married Nancy Kane of Chestertown, Md. in 1951. She predeceased him in 1999.

Mr. Sandoe was Headmaster of the American School in Manila. Texas Military Academy, Cranbrook School and The Cambridge School of Weston. Subsequently he founded Sandoe and Associates, now Carney Sandoe and Associates in Boston.

His son Michael of Hanover N.H. predeceased him in 2008. He married Frederica Lawrence of Hanover in 2000.

He leaves his children Susan of Berkeley California and William of Nagoya Japan, five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

Contributions in his memory may be sent to the Cypress Cove Memory Care Residence, at HealthPark, 10200 Cypress Cove Drive Fort Myers, FL 33908.