MILE BAY -- Robert E. Daily, 78, passed away Feb. 23,
2017, at CMC University in Charlotte, NC.
Arrangements have been entrusted to
Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont, NY.
Born Oct. 4, 1938,in Watertown, NY, the son of the late
Donald and Frieda Quencer Dailey of Three Mile Bay, he grew
up and enjoyed the Three Mile Bay area where many of his
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Maryln (Bovee)
Dailey; two sons, Vincent E. Dailey (Anne), of Charlotte,
and Donald H. Dailey (Gennie O. Moya), of Austin, Texas; a
grandson; a brother, Jim Mucklewee, East Aurora, NY.
In addition to his parents, he was also predeceased by a
stepsister and her husband, Mary Ann and Charles Yott, Three
Mile Bay, NY.
Robert (Bob) was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and studied at
SUNY Canton. While he lived in Bergen, NY, Bob worked as a
systems analyst with Sperry Rand and Unisys.
He was an avid square dancer, served as president of the
Rochester Area Square Dance Federation, and along with
Maryln was awarded the prestigious Daphne-Norma Leadership
Award in 1983. After retirement in Atlanta, Ga., and later
Charlotte, Bob enjoyed genealogy, stamp collecting, playing
his fiddle and was a skilled woodworker.
The family held a visitation Feb. 26 at Raymer-Kepner
Robert will be buried 11 a.m. May 19 in Three Mile Bay
condolences may be made at www.clevelandfuneralhomeinc.com.
Information provided by Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home and
Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.