Robert Flaherty

Obituary of Robert L. Flaherty

Robert L. Flaherty


Irondequoit: Monday, July 1st 2019 at the age of 82. Predeceased by his parents, Whelan & Eleanor; siblings, Barbara A. Wall and Daniel E. Flaherty. Bob is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Dianne; children, Timothy (Robin), Kathleen (William) Burns, Thomas (Molly), Jeffrey (Marlena Pirri); grandchildren, Meaghan, Caitlin, Bobby & Timmy Flaherty, Dan (Fiancé, Anna Roberts), Mark ( Fiancé, Carissa Burton), Brian & Katie Burns, Dillon, Erin, Maggie, Brigid, Shaughnessy, Tosh & CJ Flaherty, Kelsey (Chris) DeLoatche; niece, Donna Madden; 3 nephews, Mike, Tom & Dan Wall and brother-in-law, James DuRocher. Heartfelt thanks to nurse/caregiver and dear friend, Ann Randazzo.

Bob was a graduate of R.I.T. and an Insurance Agent for 57 years. He was very active in many organizations including Christ the King, Bishop Kearney and Knights of Columbus. He lived life large and was loved by all.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Annie's Angel Fund, 1500 Portland Ave., Rochester, NY 14621.

His family will receive friends Sunday, July 7th, 2:00pm - 6:00pm at the funeral home (570 Kings Highway So.). Friends are invited to meet the family Monday, July 8th, 9:30am at St. Kateri at Christ the King Church for his funeral mass. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

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Visitation at Funeral Home

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 7, 2019
Paul W. Harris Funeral Home, Inc.
570 Kings Hwy. So.
Rochester, New York, United States


9:30 am
Monday, July 8, 2019
St. Kateri At Christ The King Church
445 Kings Highway South
Rochester, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
2461 Lake Avenue
Rochester, New York, United States