Robert Allen Yaroshevich, Sr.

East Ryegate, Vt. — Robert Allen Yaroshevich, Sr., 68, of Eastwood Lane, died on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H.

Robert was born in Derby, Conn. on April 11, 1945, to George and Antoinette (Yustin) Yaroshevich. He was a graduate of Seymour High School in Conn. and he received his BS at the University of Connecticut. He later received his Masters from Southern Connecticut University. He married Charlene Fulton on April 26, 1969.

Robert taught physiology and biology at Terryville High School in Terryville, Conn. and retired in 2001 after 35 years of teaching. He and Charlene then moved to East Ryegate.

Robert was a member of the Peacham Congregational Church. An outdoor enthusiast, he loved hunting and fishing. He enjoyed special times with his family and with his grandson, Gabe.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Charlene Yaroshevich of East Ryegate; two sons, Robert A. “Bob” Yaroshevich, Jr. and wife, Tonia, of East Ryegate and Jerome M. “Jerry” Yarosevich and fiancé, Stephanie Diamond, of West Lebanon, N.H.; his grandson, Gabrial; and one sister and one brother.

There are no public services being planned at this time.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Peacham Congregational Church, Church Street, Peacham, VT 05862.
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Ricker Funeral Home & Cremation Care of Woodsville is in charge of arrangements.