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Robert (Bob) Cheney

Jan 28, 2016

Robert (Bob) Cheney passed away Jan 19, 2016. Born in 1947 in New Britain CT to Robert & Mary Cheney, graduate of New Britain High where he was Capt. on the basketball team, & married his childhood sweetheart, Sally. Later they moved to Ft. Lauderdale and raised a family. Bob attended Ft. Lauderdale University and graduated with a BA degree in Business. He had a longtime career in the Furniture business and as Property Manager on Sanibel.

A Sanibel resident and member of Kiwanis, Bob also loved fishing, golf and all types of sports. Bob & Sally loved walking the beach with their cockapoo Bo Diddley.

He was a loving husband, father, son & brother, a gentle giant who was loved by so many. He is survived by his wife Sally, daughter Jennifer Sunshine Cheney and sisters Carol & Maryann.

Bob’s final request was not to have any type of service. Donations can be made in his honor to his favorite charity: Friends Who Care, Inc., 1619 Periwinkle Way, Ste 102, Sanibel, FL 33957