Obituary: Robert R. Hair, age 90, of Trumbull

Robert R. Hair, age 90, of Trumbull, died April 20, 2013 at Bridgeport Hospital.

Mr. Hair was born in Plainview, Texas and was a longtime Trumbull resident.

He was an electrical and mechanical engineer for General Electric for over 37 years and a member of the G.E. 1/4 Century Club. He was a Navy veteran of WWII and an amateur radio fan.

He was predeceased by his beloved wife, Josephine Rybka Hair, his cherished daughter Cynthia A. Hair and his brothers and sisters Ulis Hair, Florence Hall, Oralee Gregory, and Maurice(Fuzzy) Hair.

Survivors include his devoted children Diane Cortella of Bridgeport, Thomas and his wife Dr. Catherine Hair of Monroe, and Teresa and her husband Jeff Abeling of North Haven; seven loving grandchildren Michael and his wife Dr. Holly Cortella, Mario Christopher, and Jason Cortella, Taelyr and Alexis Hair, and Alyssa and Elizabeth Abeling; and one cherished great granddaughter Bella Cortella.

Friends and family are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday May 4, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church 220 Shelton Rd. Trumbull. Inturnment to follow in Long Hill Cemetery. Arrangements in care of the Cyril F. Mullins Funeral Home 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull, CT 06611.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Catherine of Siena Church.

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