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  Born: June 10, 1927
  Place of Birth: New York City
  Death: July 27, 2009
  Place of Death: Florida
  Occupation: Retired Owner, Norwalk Auto Parts

Survived By
  Margaret Engelke Anthony Fagan, Sister
  Richard A. Engelke, Brother

Preceded in Death By
  Margaret Mullen Engelke, Spouse

Robert A. Engelke
June 10, 1927 - July 27, 2009
Robert V. Engelke

Robert V. Engelke, age 82 of Marco Island, Florida, a former longtime Wilton, CT resident died July 27, 2009 in Naples, FL. Born in New York City, June 10, 1927, he was the son of the late Arthur and Catherine Clarity Engelke. Bob was predeceased by his wife Margaret Mullen Engelke in 1999. A WW2 US Navy Veteran, Bob was the retired owner and operator of Norwalk Auto Parts. Between 1951 and 1959 he also owned the Shell gas station on East Avenue in New Canaan. An avid golfer he was a longtime member of the Shorehaven Country Club.

Bob is survived by a sister, Margaret Engelke Anthony Fagan of Ridgefield, CT
A brother, Richard A. Engelke of Naples, Fl and New Canaan, CT and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday August 6, 2009 at 10:00AM at St. Aloysius Church, New Canaan, CT with interment to follow in St. Johns Cemetery, Norwalk, CT. Friends may call from 4 to 8 pm in the Hoyt Funeral Home, 199 Main Street, New Canaan, CT on Wednesday August 5.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation of CT, 239 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067, (860)257-3770, or online contributions at


Calling Hours

Wednesday August 5, 2009, 4:00 - 8:00 at Hoyt Funeral Home
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Funeral Mass

Thursday August 6, 2009, 10:00 - am at St. Aloysius Church
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