Belmont, NY - Robert E. Fagan of 5 Wells Lane passed away on Monday, December 5, 2011, at the Jones Memorial Hospital in Wellsville. He was born on June 3, 1926 in Buffalo to Herbert and Agnes Fredricey Fagan. He was married to Idalean Morford who predeceased him on October 23, 2006.
Robert was a former resident of Buffalo and Arcade who moved to Belmont five years ago. He was a machine operator for Bethlehem Steel in Lackawanna where he worked for 28 years. While Robert resided in Buffalo he was a member of the Buffalo Special Police. He enjoyed big band music and collected 78 rpm records of that era.
Survivors include: a son, Robert K. (Andrea) Fagan of Shongo; 5 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.
Robert was predeceased by: a brother William; 3 sisters, Hazel, Betty and Viola.
Friends are invited to a memorial service to be held on Friday, December 9, 2011, at 11 am at the J.W. Embser Sons Funeral Home in Wellsville with Rev. Lewis Mericle presiding. Memorials in Robert's name may be made to the Allegany County SPCA. To leave online condolences please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.