LEESBURG, Fla. — Robert Carlisle Maroon passed away Sunday, April 2, in Leesburg, Fla., at the age of 91.
Bob was born on March 17, 1926, in Brewer to Hazel Nadeau and George E. Maroon. He attended John Bapst Catholic High School in Bangor. In 1944, he left school to enlist in the U.S. Army Air Corps. After three years he returned and graduated from Lewiston High School where he excelled in football.
On July 2, 1949, Bob married Barbara J. Brooks in Lewiston. They were happily married for 50 years and blessed with two children.
Bob was the Eastern Regional training supervisor for Victor Comptometers. In retirement, Bob enjoyed volunteering at Leesburg Regional Medical Center. He loved to laugh and make people laugh. He was an avid golfer, skier and bicyclist.
It was in Florida where Bob met and married his current wife, Shirley Lepold Maroon.
Bob was predeceased by his wife, Barbara B. Maroon; a brother, G. Edward Maroon; and a sister, Mary M. Banulis.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley; a daughter, Marsha M. Hovis, (Ken) of Port Allegany, Pa. and Apache Jct., Ariz.; a son, Robert C. Maroon Jr., (Sally) of Whitefield, N.H. and Boothbay Harbor; two stepchildren, Jennifer May, (Dennis) of Virginia and Matthew Lepold (Laura) of New York; a grandson, Casey Maroon, (Sarah) of Whitefield, N.H. and Boothbay Harbor: a great-granddaughter, Marin Maroon; a sister, Jeannett M. Dube, (Don) of Maine; a special nephew, G. Edward Maroon III (Anne) of Lewiston; and many other nieces and nephews.
Robert C. Maroon