Obituary of Robert J. Rossi
Robert J. Rossi (NA2X)
Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on May 26, 2023 at age 72.
Predeceased by his parents, Armand and Dorothy (Sedor) Rossi. Survived by his wife, Rosemary; Children, Michelle Rossi, Adam (Jamie) Rossi, Mary Kay Rossi; Grandchildren, Francis, Louis, and Marcus Rossi; Siblings, Linda (Tim) Gilbert, Dave (Holly) Rossi, and Sue (Steve) Martinak; Also brothers and sisters in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Bob was an Eagle Scout and a life-long supporter of the Boy Scouts of America. He discovered his passion for amateur radio as part of the Explorers program and has been an operator for over 60 years. He received many awards for his accomplishments, which most notably included making contact with every country of the world. He earned an associate degree from Broome Community College, and B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Rochester Institute of Technology. Bob retired from Xerox Corporation after nearly 20 years, and was always grateful for the many colleagues and friends he made throughout his career.
Bob's Memorial Service will be held at 12:30pm on June 10, 2023 at Holy Spirit Church 1355 Hatch Road Webster, NY 14580. Interment was private at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Pines of Peace 2378 Ridge Rd Ontario, NY 14519.
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