Robert Cassella, Sr.

Obituary of Robert J. Cassella, Sr.

Robert J. Cassella, 78, passed away peacefully Saturday April 3, 2021 after a long illness. Robert was born in Schenectady the son of the late Louis and Matilda (Santorelli) Cassella and was a lifelong area resident. Bob graduated from Hudson Valley Community College with an associates degree in Civil Engineering and went on to receive a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Nichols College. Bob spent his professional life as a Manufacturing Plant Manager. He is survived by his wife of 50 years Susan (Fitzgerald) Cassella, their children Robert Cassella, Jr. and Terri (Gary) Fountain and grandchildren: Nicholas Cassella, Mason Fountain, Kylie Fountain, and Lindsey Kate Fountain. In addition to his parents, Bob was predeceased by his brother Bradley Cassella of Newfane, Vermont. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday 9:00 a.m. at St. Kateri Tekakwitha, Union St., Niskayuna. Entombment to follow at Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Niskayuna. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Bob's name to Mohawk-Hudson Humane Society or The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Disease.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Robert Cassella, Sr., please visit Tribute Store
Friday
9
April

Church Service

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Friday, April 9, 2021
St. Kateri Tekakwitha Parish (Union St.)
1803 Union Street
Schenectady, New York, United States
Friday
9
April

burial

10:30 am - 11:00 am
Friday, April 9, 2021
Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery
2501 Troy-Schenectady Road
Niskayuna, New York, United States
Share Your Memory of
Robert