2012-03-08 / Obituaries


Robert L. Waltenberg of Brewster died unexpectedly on Wednesday, February 29, 2012, in Carmel, at the age of 68.

Mr. Waltenberg was born June 24, 1943, in the Bronx, son of the late Robert and Phyllis (Martin) Waltenberg. His family moved to their summer home in Peach Lake and he attended Purdys School.

Mr. Waltenberg served with the Air Force from 1960 to 1964 and then moved to Brewster, where he married Elizabeth Hill on July 16, 1966. Mr. Waltenberg was a bus driver for the Brewster Central School District for 27 years and an associate member of the Brewster Fire Dept.

In addition to his wife, Libby, he is survived by his son, Bobby Waltenberg of Westtown, NY; a daughter, Pam Waltenberg of LaGrange; a sister Dorrie Santorelli of Stoney Creek, NY; and three grandchildren; Brianna, Kyle and Sydney.

Friends called at the Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster, on March 3.

Interment will be private.

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