Obituary of Robert Keenholts Uhl
Albany- Robert (Bob) Keenholts Uhl, 92, passed away at home on November 29, 2018. He was born in Albany, NY, on November 18, 1926. He was the son of the late Fredrick and Verna (Keenholts) Uhl. He was pre-deceased by sister Marjorie (Scilipote) and daughter Karen Uhl.
Bob was a graduate of Altamont High School. Bob served in the Airforce for 8 years. Stationed in Alaska, Oregon and Mississippi. He worked for 40 years at Winthrop Laboratory in Rensselaer NY.
Bob was an active member of both St. John's Lutheran Church in Altamont and the American Legion Post 977 in Altamont. He cherished his time in his yard and garden with family and friends.
Bob is survived by his wife of 62 years, Lois (Sands), their daughter Linda Zell (Brian), granddaughter Brianna Zell and many nieces and nephews.
The family would like to extend its gratitude to the Hospice team Sheri, Cylon, Nick, Jennifer and Nettie and especially to our care team Paulette, Samantha, Lisa, Karen, Doreen, Donna, Michele, Stormie and Summer.
Calling hours will be from 4 – 7 pm Monday, December 3, 2018 at the Fredendall Funeral Home, 199 Main Street, Altamont. A memorial service will be held 12 noon Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at St. John's Lutheran Church, 140 Maple Ave, Altamont. Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers donations can be made to St John's Lutheran Church.To send flowers to the family of Robert Uhl, please visit Tribute Store
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