Date of Passing: October 4th, 2019leave a condolence
Robert Nathan Rosen, at 66 years of age, entered eternal rest on October 4, 2019, at Faxton-St. Luke's Healthcare Center. Robert was surrounded by friends in his final hours. He was born May 23, 1953, in the Brooklyn Jewish Hospital to Pauline Dinnerstein Rosen and Leon Rosen. Robert attended Barman Private School in Freeport, NY; Rugby School in Brooklyn, NY; public school in Westbury, NY; and Waissaic State School. Robert moved to the Broome Developmental Center in 2000. He then resided at the 220 IRA in Oxford from November 2002 until his readmission to Broome Developmental Center on January 2007. Robert was welcomed to the Gan Kavod family on May 19, 2011 where he remained until his passing. Robert loved interacting with others, horses and the outdoors. He will be missed greatly by his longtime and close friend Mr. Ed Rich who he shared a very special bond with. Robert and Ed have been friends for nearly 50 years and Ed remembers Robert enjoyed summer camp, playing basketball, and horseback riding. He will also be missed tremendously by his Gan Kavod family, whose hearts are saddened by his passing but know that we now have a special angel watching over all of us. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 8, 2019 at 12 noon at the Bentz Funeral Service, Inc., 13 Oxford Road, New Hartford, with Cantor Kalman Socolof officiating. Robert will be laid to rest at the Riverview Cemetery in Oxford, NY.