Robert Bertrum Dornfried

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“Sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort care for you during this time of mourning. He will comfort your hearts and make you strong ~...Read More »
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“My condolence to the family for your loss. I will pray for God to give you strength through this difficult time. Today will be even more difficult....Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Brenda Cruzado - New Britian, CT

“Diane and Family, so very sorry for your loss! Sending sympathy and prayers at this difficult time. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Michele Perzan - New Britain, CT

“We are so sorry about the loss of Bob. What a great guy who loved his family and community so much!! He was always a great friend to us and helped...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Bonnie Therrien - O'Fallon, MO

“Dear Peg & Family,My deepest condolences to you as you deal with your loss of a truly great man. I had the privilege to work with Bob for many years...Read More »
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“Im Sorry for your Loss. My warmest condolences go out to the family and friends of Robert. May you find Comport from the encouraging words found at 1...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: M C

“My condolences to your family. May God give your family peace and comfort during this difficult time. Matt 5:4 ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: DS

“On behalf of President and Head of School, Christian Cashman, I offer my deepest sympathy on the passing of Robert Dornfried. Bob,along with his...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Bob built our "dream house" in 1971, along with a friendship between our families that lasted for years! What a wonderful life he lived - and example...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Our condolences to the family. May God fulfill his promise of binding up the brokenhearted. Isa 61:1 ”
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Robert passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018.

Robert was a resident of Kensington, Connecticut at the time of passing.

Born in New Britain, son of the late Joseph and the late Pauline (Meyer) Dornfried, he lived his whole life in Kensington where he graduated from Berlin High School in 1949.

He served in the US Army in Korea in combat with the 3rd Infantry Division as a machine gunner and Machine Gun Squad Leader seeing action at Chorwon Valley and Outpost Harry.

Funeral services will be held Friday (January 12, 2108) at 9am from Porter's Funeral Home, 111 Chamberlain Highway, Berlin, followed by a funeral liturgy at 10:00 am at St. Paul's Church, Kensington. Burial in South Burying Ground, Kensington, will be at the convenience of the family. The Berlin Lions Club will meet for a service at 7pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Berlin Lions Charities, P.O. Box 23, Berlin, CT 06037.