Robert B. Carson, 74, of Cheapside St. died Sunday (1-17-21) at home. He was born in Greenfield April 18, 1946, the son of Richard and Shirley (Hall) Carson. He attended local schools. Bob enlisted in the US Army and served his country from 1966 to 1974 attaining the rank of SP5.
He was the grounds supervisor for Deerfield Academy for over 20 years. Bob drove bus for the town of Greenfield for another 10 years. He was a very involved member of the former VFW Post 923 in Turners Falls for many years and was a collector of eagle items.
Bob leaves his wife Sandra of almost 52 years, his daughter Lisa Smith and her husband Lucas of Holly Hill SC and his son Richard of Greenfield and his sibling, Andrew Carson of New Braunfels, TX, Cindy Lueders of Leyden and Geri Sakowicz from Athol to Florida. Bob also leaves his three grandsons; Thomas Smith, Nicholas Smith and Ryan Smith, his great granddaughter Samantha Smith and great grandson Jaxson Smith and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society 30 Speen St. Framingham, MA. 01701
Arrangements are under the direction of Kostanski Funeral Home.
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