12/9/1944 – 2/18/2021
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Robert V. Mazzei, Sr. of Shrub Oak, NY, age 76, on February 18, 2021. Robert a 29 year resident of Shrub Oak passed away at home after a long illness with his loving family by his side.
Robert was born on December 9, 1944 in Yonkers, NY to the late Vincent and Josephine (Buttinelli) Mazzei . Robert married his beloved wife Andrea (Kermashek) on November 5, 1989 in Carmel, NY.
Robert was a retired Detective for the Village of Pleasantville Police Department. He was a member and past President of the Westchester Police Columbia Association as well as a retired member and past President of Pleasantville PBA and past President of Westchester Detectives Association.
Robert will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Robert is survived by his beloved wife, Andrea Mazzei of Shrub Oak, NY, his loving daughter, Janine Kilker and her husband Tim of Mahopac, NY, his loving son, Robert Mazzei, Jr. and his wife Rachel of Mahopac, NY as well as eight adoring grandchildren, TJ , Mia, Drew, Lucas, Lauren, Francesca, Brianna, and Stephanie. He also leaves behind his sister, Janet Morrissey and brother, Joseph Mazzei.
A Memorial Visitation will be held Sunday, February 28, 2021 from 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. at Cargain Funeral Homes, Inc, 418 Route 6 (GPS 418 US-6), Mahopac, NY 10541.
A Mass of Christian Rite to honor and celebrate Robert’s life will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Monday, March 1, 2021, at St John the Evangelist Church, 221 East Lake Boulevard, Mahopac, NY. Interment will follow at Raymond Hill Cemetery in Carmel, NY.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Robert’s memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital by visiting www.stjude.org/donate or to Autism Speaks (act.autismspeaks.org/site/Donation2?idb=588230121&df_id=2481&2481.donation=form1&mfc_pref=T&idb=79343526).
The family would like to thank everyone for their understanding during this difficult time.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Cargain Funeral Homes, Inc., 418 Route 6 (GPS 418 US-6), Mahopac, NY 10541, (845) 628-5655, www.cargainfuneralhomes.com