Robert I. Hope

  • Visitation: 
    Monday, June 17, 2013 
    2:00 - 4:00 pm
    7:00 - 9:00 pm
  • Location: 
    Alexander-Tuthill Funeral Home
    6447 Route 25A, Wading River
  • Interment:
    Calverton National Cemetery
    Tuesday, June 18 at 11:00 am
  • Service Type: Public


Born: January 18, 1939 
Died:  June 13, 2013
Age:    74

Robert I. Hope, 74 of Calverton, New York passed away, peacefully with his family by his side, Thursday, June 13, 2013, at University Hospital at Stony Brook in Stony Brook, New York. Born January 18, 1939 in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late Clinton Hope and the late Evelyn Bunker Hope.  Beloved  husband of Laraine Ascerno.  Loving father of Jeanene DeSimone, (Steven), Robert Hope, Jr.(MaryEllen) and Edward Hope (Lillian).  Cherished brother of Marcia Merrill and Roy Hope (Sherrie).   Adored grandpa of Cassi-Lyn, Robby, Domenic, Angelo, Anthony, Brian, Brittany and Amanda.   He served as an A-1C/E-4 in the Air Force from 1957 until 1961.

A Funeral service will be held at 8:00 PM on Monday at Alexander-Tuthill Funeral Home located at 6447 Route 25A Wading River, New York 11792. Interment will be in Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY.   The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Monday, June 17, 2013, at Alexander-Tuthill Funeral Home, 6447 Route 25A,Wading River, New York.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are requested to the American Heart Association.



Alexander-Rothwell Funeral Home
6447 Route 25A
Wading River, New York 11792

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