Robert E. Beauton Sr., aged 82, passed away at Connecticut Hospice in Branford on December 19, 2018, surrounded by family.
Bob was born September 13, 1936 in New Haven, son of the late Gerald J. and Anne Stanis Beauton. He served in the Army from 1954-1957, was a past member of The Eldorado Council Knights of Columbus and the Branford Yacht Cub. He retired from C.L.& P.-North East Utilities and was a longtime resident of Killingworth CT. He enjoyed the restoration and beautification of antique homes and cars. His greatest joys were time spent with Gordon, his faithful canine companion, as well as birdwatching, Sunday Jazz, fine red wine, and time spent with his large family.
Bob is survived by his children, Robert Beauton, Jr. of Florida, Karen Beauton Bloomquist of Old Saybrook, Donna Beauton (Joe) Waldman of Florida, Michael Beauton (Karri) of Branford, and John Beauton (Tamie) of Colchester; his grandchildren Owen, Jessica, Hannah, Jonah, Leah, Kellen, Brennan, Lauren, and Karl; and his brother Gerald (Carol) Beauton of Branford.
He was predeceased by his daughter Kristine, his son James, his grandson Aedan, his brother Thomas and his sisters, Marilyn Whelan and Lorraine Mann.
Friends are invited to a graveside service Thursday December 27th at 11:00 at All Saints Cemetery, North Haven. There are no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT 06405.
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