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Robert C. Rabenstein

Robert C. Rabenstein, 87, of Berkshire, NY, passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2017, at the Bridgewater Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing, Binghamton, NY.

Born in Berkshire, NY, on July 28, 1929, Bob was the son of the late Joseph and Lena Colby Rabenstein.  A lifelong resident of Berkshire, he owned and operated a dairy farm on Jewett Hill Road since 1964 that has been in the family for over 100 years.

He is survived by his son, Kevin, Berkshire, as well as her grandson, Jason, of Groton.

He was predeceased by his wife of 51 years, Carol Caldwell Rabenstein on May 26, 2016.

In keeping with his wishes, there will be no prior calling hours or funeral services.

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Kevin - sincere condolences on the loss of your Dad. May the memories of him (and your Mom) help comfort you.

Rose Liske Apr 17 2017 12:00 AM

Kevin. Sorry to hear of the passing of your dad.

Harry Hunt Apr 14 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of your father passing.

Marjorie ( Marsh) Bailey Apr 14 2017 12:00 AM

Kevin, So sorry to learn of Uncle Bob's passing. He was a hardworking man with a wry sense of humor. He will be missed by the whole family, especially his surviving siblings. Please let us know where he will be buried so we can visit and pay our respects.

Jeannine Rochat Sprague Apr 14 2017 12:00 AM