Little Falls, NY – Mr. Robert J. “Bob” Treusdell, age 79, of 361 W. Monroe St., passed away on Sunday morning, June 2, 2019, at Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown.
He was born on January 20, 1940 in Belfast, NY the son of the late Gordon and Ada (Ashley) Treusdell and educated in the Belfast school system. Following his schooling, he enlisted with the US Army also serving with the Army Reserves and National Guard and was active during the Vietnam War. He was united in marriage with Joyce Ruppert on July 23, 1966 at the Little Falls Baptist Church a blessed union of over 52 years. He was employed with Chicago Pneumatic for many years until their closing, then began his contracting business, Bob Treusdell Roofing, and Insulation, serving the needs of his customers in Little Falls and throughout the Mohawk Valley.
Bob was active in the community and held memberships with Little Falls Elk’s Lodge #4319, Little Falls American Legion Post #31, the Moose Lodge, German Maennerchor, Little Falls Polish Club and enjoyed all of his friends and visits to George Lumber throughout the years.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce of Little Falls; his three children, Scott Treusdell and wife Sandra of Port Chester, NY, Rich Treusdell and companion, Sara of Herkimer and Cindy Treusdell of Little Falls; siblings, Rodney Treusdell and wife Manyu of Seaford, DE, Richard Treusdell and wife Romayne of Belfast, Carol Whaley and husband Bernie of Arcade, NY, Ron Treusdell and wife Janet of Churchville, MD, Sharon Treusdell of Tampa, FL and David Treusdell and wife Barbara of Belfast, NY; five grandchildren, Michael and Paul of Port Chester, NY, Heather, Phi and David of Little Falls and their mother, Starlene; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
In keeping with Bob’s wishes, there will be no calling hours or funeral service. Burial will take place at the convenience of his family. Mohawk Valley Funerals and Cremations, 7507 State Route 5 (town of Manheim), between Little Falls and St. Johnsville, 315-508-5131 has been entrusted with funeral arrangements. Please visit the website to light a candle or add to his online memorial.