Robert  George Gorrie
Robert George Gorrie

February 7, 1931 - April 12, 2018
Born in Bayonne, New Jersey
Resided in Mesa, Arizona
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Robert George Gorrie, 87, beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, passed away on Thursday, April 12, 2018. He is survived by his brother Charles Gorrie, his children Gregory Gorrie, Christian Gorrie, and Elizabeth Hardin and eight grandchildren. His parents, beloved bride Marlene and one grandson preceded him in death. Robert was born in Bayonne, NJ in February of 1931 to Anna and George Gorrie. After graduating from Bayonne HS, he served in the US Navy during the early 1950’s as an Engineman. Upon returning home, he married Marlene Stevens in 1955. They shared 62 years of marriage before Marlene’s passing in 2017. He graduated from Seton Hall University with a degree in Industrial Engineering. He then worked for Sherwin William’s Paint Company from the 1960’s though the 1980’s. He was an avid golfer, a member of the Knights of Columbus, enjoyed gardening, and was a lifelong NY Giants fan. Upon retirement in 1996, they relocated to Goodyear Arizona.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home, 9925 West Thomas Road in Avondale from 10:00 am until the prayer service at 11:00 am. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Calvary Annex Mausoleum with Military Honors.

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Visitation
Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
9925 W. Thomas Road
Avondale, AZ US 85392
Saturday, April 21, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Prayer Service
Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
9925 W. Thomas Road
Avondale, AZ US 85392
Saturday, April 21, 2018
11:00 AM
Burial
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
9925 W. Thomas Road
Avondale, AZ 85392
Saturday, April 21, 2018
12:00 PM