Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
TAVARES, FL —
Robert G. Maines, age 90, of Tavares, FL, passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2013.
He was born April 22, 1923 in Norwich, CT and moved to Lake County in 1981 from New York. He was the co-owner of a heating & fuel oil company, a retired firefighter with the South Lockport, NY Fire Department, and a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served in WWII. He was a 50-year Mason in Gasport, NY, and a member of the Mt. Dora Golf Association.
He is survived by his sons, Jack O. Maines of Tavares, FL and Richard R. Maines of Middleport, NY; brothers, Clifford Maines of Tavares, FL and John Maines; sisters, Shirley Simpson of Mt. Dora, FL, Edna Mauerman of Lady Lake, FL, Alice Schimmel, Roberta Sibowski, Ruth Childs and Eugena Lockwood; grandchildren, Jeffrey Maines, Brian Maines, Shannon Reall, Amanda Brown and Dustin Maines; great-grandchildren, Lexie Maines, Abigail Reall, Andrew Reall, Cameron Maines, Marcus Brown, Adrianna Maines, Riley Maines and Devin Maines.
A memorial service will be held later this summer at Lockport United Church of Christ, Lockport, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cornerstone Hospice or Wounded Warriors. Arrangements have been entrusted to Steverson, Hamlin & Hilbish Funerals and Cremations, 226 E. Burleigh Blvd., Tavares, FL 32778, (352)343-4444.
Online condolences may be left at www.steversonhamlinhilbish.com.