Robert William Gago

Robert William Gago

December 17, 1927-May 9, 2017

Highland Mills, NY

Robert William Gago passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Orange Regional Medical Center in the Town of Wallkill, NY. He was 89 years old. Son of the late Manuel and Teodoina Campos Gago, he was born December 17, 1927 in Barceloneta, Puerto Rico. He was a retired Chief Investigator with the NYS Dept. of State, New York, NY. A Veteran of the U.S. Marines, Robert served his country proudly during World War II.

Survivors include his loving wife, Mary P. Perez Gago, at home; his daughter, Angela Gago Viel and her husband Dominique of Washingtonville, NY; his sons: Robert R. Gago and his wife Carmen "Trudy" of Lake Worth, FL, Ronald W. Gago and his wife Carmen Maria of Salt Lake City, UT; his nine grandchildren: James, Michael, Ronald Jr., Julien, William, Anais, Naomi, Angel, Aveline, and his six great-grandchildren: Anthony, Braxton, Truin, Everly, Bella, Kyson, and another great-granchild is expected soon. Robert was predeceased by his sisters: Mercedes and Mary Lou.

Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 14th at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home, 515 Route 32, Highland Mills, NY. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 15th at St. Patrick's Church, 448 Route 32, Highland Mills, NY. Interment will follow in Orange County Veteran's Memorial Cemetery, Goshen, NY.