Robert M. Saxbury, Jr., age 47, of Beaver Dams, NY died unexpectedly on Friday, January 16, 2009 in Florence, South Carolina.
Born in Corning, NY on September 25, 1961, Bob was the son of Robert and Janet (Hilligus) Saxbury, Sr. He married Amy Osatchuck in 1987 in Hornby, NY. He loved to spend time with his family and friends for cookouts and card games. His great passion and whole life revolved around driving his eighteen-wheeler over the road. His traveling companions were Cain” and “Missy, his lovable pets.
He leaves behind his wife, Amy; two sons, Eric Saxbury of Corning, and Steven Saxbury of Beaver Dams; parents, Robert and Janet Saxbury of Corning; one brother, Dennis (Lisa) Saxbury of Addison; six sisters, Phyllis (Robert) Bixby of Campbell, Jeanette (Dave Smith) Saxbury Painted Post, Amy (Gina) Saxbury of Bath, Bea (Duane Wilson) Saxbury of Corning, Florence Saxbury of Corning, and Heidi (Butch Scuteri) Saxbury of Corning; mother-in-law, Nancy Osatchuck of Corning; two brothers-in-law, Doug (Betty) Osatchuck and Peter (Deb Allen) Osatchuck; a sister-in-law, Brenda (Scott Ayers) Kolbe; several nieces, nephews, aunt, uncles, and cousins.
Friends may call on Monday, January 26, 2009 from 1 until 3 PM at Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 17 W. Pulteney Street in Corning where funeral services will follow the calling hours at 3:00 PM. A reception for family and friends will take place at Grace Lee Weslyan Church, Rte 414 Beaver Dams after the services.