Robert L. Maltby, 92, of Lakeland, passed away peacefully Thursday August 29, 2013 at St. Joseph's Hospital surrounded by his family. He was born in Baldwinsville to the late Lyman and Alice (Thurston) Maltby. He was a US Air Force Veteran of World War II and worked as a model maker in the Design Development Lab at General Electric for 24 years before retiring in 1985. Robert had a passion for golf and had 2 holes-in-one.
Surviving are his wife of 68 years, the former Margie Rauch, 2 daughters, Janice Wells, of Syracuse and Deborah (Frank) Rolince, of Solvay, 3 grandchildren, Steven (Cate) Swank, of Solvay, James (Jessica) Rolince, of Warners and Jeffery Rolince, of Solvay, 6 great-grandchildren, Emily, Carson, Savannah, Miranda, Morgan and Jamison, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and in-laws.
Private burial will be in Belle Isle Cemetery. There are no calling hours or services. BAGOZZI TWINS FUNERAL HOME has care of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in his memory to the CNY SPCA, 5878 E. Molloy Rd., Syracuse, NY 13211.
Online condolences may be offered at www.bagozzitwins.com.