Born January 12, 1940 and Baptized on January 28, 1940 in Toledo, OH in Little Flower Church. Robert lived in San Francisco. Here he met and shared his life with Michael Hoffman. During Michael’s struggle with cancer, he took care of him with affection and diligence. Robert survived his partner’s death, but began a slow deterioration which confined him to a wheel chair. Maureen Hopkins provided him with amazing support during this time. He was a member at Saint Paulus, his second family. He died from a broken heart and other complications on March 1, 2010 at Laguna Honda Hospital in San Francisco, CA. He had two brothers, Ken and Arnie.