Robert B. Lamson, Sr. of Palm Bay, Fla., a former Westport resident, died July 19. He was 67.
The son of the late George and Anne Lamson, he was born in Norwalk on July 20, 1948, He grew up in Westport until he was drafted into the army, where he served from 1968 to 1970.
He was a longtime employee of Stop & Shop in Trumbull and Stratford and retired from Winn Dixie in Florida. His passions were bowling and gardening.
He is survived by his children Stephanie O’Bar and her husband Dave, Lisa Vieira and her husband Rob and Robert Lamson, Jr. and his wife Lisa; his sisters Betty Warren, Pat LaPlace and Ann Lamson and his brother George and his wife Cathy; his grandchildren Natalie, Shane, Ethan, Patrick and Stella; many nieces and nephews; his companion Darlene DelVecchio and her children Stefanie and Michael as well as their grandson Anthony.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 4 at 11 a.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield. Interment will be private. Friends may greet the family starting at 10 a.m. until the service begins.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: William Childs Hospice House, 381 Medplex Parkway, Palm Bay, FL 32907.