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Robert Emmett Gore

November 26, 2023
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Robert Gore Obituary

GORE – Robert Emmett

December 30, 1929 - November 26, 2023 

Of Amherst, NY

Robert, a retired U.S. Army Lt. Colonel Serving in active duty during the Korean Conflict and Viet Nam War as well as the National Guard and Army Reserves, and was a member of the Korean War Memorial Committee, passed peacefully at age 93 after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease.  He retired after 30 years as Attendance teacher for the Buffalo Public Schools.

Beloved husband of 59 years to Charlene F. Hill Gore; Dear father of Dennis Gore, David Gore, Amy (Robin) Kasiska, Catherine (Bryan) Simpson; Loving grandfather of Allen, Nyssa, Patrick, and Brianna Gore; brother of the late John, late Gerald, late Kevin, late Kerry, late Daniel Gore and late Maureen Angus; also survived by many nieces and nephews; Lovingly cared for by Cheryl, Francine, Ruthann, Jody, the VA Home Care Team and VA Hospice Team. 

All are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial at U.B. Newman Center 495 Skinnersville Rd. Amherst Saturday (December 2nd) at 9:30 AM.  Please meet at church. No prior visitation. Interment Elmlawn Cemetery.  

Memorial contributions to VA WNY Health Care System c/o Willow Lodge 9-A 3495 Bailey Ave. Buffalo, NY 14215 are preferred.

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Mass of Christian Burial
December 2, 2023

9:30 AM
UB Newman Center Chapel (Skinnersville Rd, Amherst)
495 Skinnersville Rd
Amherst, NY 14228


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