Robert I. Beasley Jr.

Goshen /
02 Oct 2020 | 03:50

Robert I. Beasley Jr. of Goshen entered into rest on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, with his children by his side. He was 76 years old.

Robert was born July 22, 1944, in Boston, Mass. He was the son of Robert I. Beasley Sr. and Edna Lowe Beasley.

He was the widower of Maritza Nieves Beasley.

He proudly served in the U.S. Navy from 1962 to 1965. He retired as a sergeant from the Town of Ramapo Police Department.

After his retirement he went onto becoming a successful owner of a paving and trucking company.

He is survived by his four children: Rebecca Rivera and husband Alfredo of Goshen, James Beasley and companion Amy Church of Goshen, Steven Beasley of Goshen and Brian Beasley and fiancée Jessica Cancel of Oldsmar, Fla.; two grandchildren: Brandon and Jillian; and his beloved dog Jewelz.

He was predeceased by his wife Maritza and brother Ronald Beasley.

Burial with Military Honors will be in the Orange County Veterans Cemetery in Goshen at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Robert’s name to the American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org) or the Goshen Volunteer Ambulance Corp. (GOVAC), PO Box 695, Goshen, NY 10924.

Arrangements were made by Donovan Funeral Home in Goshen.