Noted events in his life were:
• Military Service: Coast Guard: Cuttyhunk Island, Mass. Also on a ship.
Robert married Marcia Gail Kelce (Tilton), daughter of Isaiah Courtland Tilton and Hilma Rotensia Wife 2 Tilton (Boman), in New Bedford, Mass. (Marcia Gail Kelce (Tilton) was born in 1936 in New Bedford, Mass..)