Robert Edward Webb

MILLERTON — Robert Edward Webb, 85, a lifelong resident of Millerton, died Aug. 2, 2011, at the Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel, N.Y.

He was born April 17, 1926, in Sharon, the son of the late Lillian (Hubbard) and Edward Webb.

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

On July 3, 1966, he married Mary Yeno, in Amenia. She predeceased him on Jan. 13, 1986.

For 45 years, Mr. Webb was the store manager of the First National Supermarket in Millerton and later, the Finest Supermarket in Poughkeepsie, before retiring in 1991.

Mr. Webb was a longtime member of the Millerton Fire Company.

He is survived by several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was predeceased by a sister, Eleanor Culver.

Funeral services were held Aug. 8 from the Hufcut Funeral Home in Dover Plains, the Rev. David Eylers officiating.

Burial with military honors followed at Irondale Cemetery in Millerton.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Millerton Fire Company, PO Box 733, Millerton, NY 12546.

To send the family an online condolence, go to www.hufcutfuneralhome.com.