Robert R. Broadwell, of Bristol, husband of Esther (White) Broadwell died Thursday Sept. 11, 2014 at his home.
Robert was born Sept. 19, 1920 in Plainville, CT. He was the son of the late Harry and Edith (Shaw) Broadwell and had been a resident of Bristol most of his life. He was a U. S. Navy veteran of WWII. Prior to his retirement he was employed by the former New Departure Co. of Bristol. He was a member of United Prospect Methodist Church, Bristol.
Besides his wife, Esther of 73 years he is survived by his son, Scott Broadwell and his companion, Barbara LaChapelle, Plymouth; his daughter, Gail Broadwell of Wethersfield, VT; his grandchildren Jason Broadwell and Erin Broadwell and his great grandchildren, Calob, Katelyn and Bryce. He was predeceased by his son, Robert L. Broadwell; his brother, Leonard Broadwell and his sisters, Virginia Belden, Ruth Zabel and Gladys Douglas.
Private graveside services will be held at Hillside Cemetery, Terryville. Scott Funeral Home 169 Main St., Terryville is in charge of arrangements.