Robert L. Harnois, 86, husband of the late Doris Rose Harnois, passed away on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at MidState Medical Center. He was born in Meriden, CT, son of the late Donat and Mercedes Harnois.
Robert resided in Meriden for most of his life and graduated from Wilcox Tech. He was a self-employed tool designer/draftsman. Veteran of the Korean War, having served with the U.S. Army in Germany. Bob loved to play bingo, travel, camping and spend time with his family.
Loving father of four daughters, Nancy Davidson, Deborah Shalkey and her husband John, Denise Tift and her husband Leroy and Michele Dugan; three sons, Robert Harnois Jr. and his wife Cheryl, Keith Harnois and Kenneth Harnois and his wife Josephine. Proud grandfather of seventeen grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. He also leaves behind his beloved extended family members. Bob loved his family and had a noteworthy sweet tooth and combining the two was his greatest joy.
Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral service to be held on Tuesday, July 17th at 11 a.m. at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main St., Meriden, CT 06450. Burial will be in St. Laurent Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday, July 16th from 4 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 200 executive Blvd S #4b. Southington, CT 06489