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Robert J. "Bob" Gilman
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1942
Norwich
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jan. 20, 2009
Bozrah
New London County
Connecticut, USA

Robert J. Gilman, 66, of Fitchville Road, Bozrah, died on Tuesday morning (January 20, 2009) unexpectedly while trying to revive his brother, Daniel at his home in Bozrah.


He was born in Norwich on November 15, 1942, son of the late Ralph A. and Mary A. (Sweeney) Gilman.


Bob served honorably in the Connecticut National Guard. A skilled carpenter specializing in commercial remodeling, he was the President of Contemporary Construction Corporation of Bozrah. He was very proud of his craft, and dedicated his life to his work and family.


Bob was predeceased by his brother Daniel J. Gilman of Norwich. He is survived by his two brothers and their wives, Thomas Peter and Deborah Gilman of Lebanon and Timothy and Michelle Gilman of Colchester, a sister and her husband Maureen Gilman and Michael Conlan of Bethesda, MD, a longtime companion Susan Langlois of Brooklyn and her daughters to whom he was devoted Tara Mullane and Amy Langlois, one aunt Martha Arsenault, one niece Julia, five nephews David, Christopher, Brian, Matthew and Nicholas, cousins Michele and Joe Arsenault, and many other cousins. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends.


The Funeral will assemble on Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Cummings Gagne Funeral Home, 82 Cliff Street, Norwich and proceed to a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Norwich.
Burial will follow in the family plot in St. Joseph Cemetery in Norwich.
Calling hours are at the Funeral Home on Friday from 4-7 p.m.
Published in the Hartford Courant on 1/22/2009. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ralph A. Gilman (1913 - 1987)
  Mary Sweeney Gilman (1918 - 1999)
 
 Sibling:
  Robert J. "Bob" Gilman (1942 - 2009)
  Daniel J. "Dan" Gilman (1955 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Joseph Cemetery
Norwich
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Gilman Family Plot
 
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Jan 23, 2009
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Robert J. Bob Gilman
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Robert J. Bob Gilman
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Robert J. Bob Gilman
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- Marcia Sweeney
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- Ryan D. Curtis
 Added: Jan. 23, 2009
 
 
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