Glenville - Robert C. ‘Bob’ Dariano, 77, of Glenville, New York, passed away December 28, 2021 after a short illness.
Bob was born in Schenectady, the son of John and Catherine Dariano (Groat).
Bob was a longtime plumber and pipe-fitter for Leo DiGesare, Local 105 (Schenectady), Local 7 (Albany), and Local 803 (Orlando) where he worked during the construction of Epcot on “The Land” (the boat ride). Bob also owned his own plumbing and heating business from 1978-1981. From 1988 until the present he went to work for his brother Lenny at Metro Ford Sales Inc.
Bob was happily married for 48 years to the love of his life, Kathy Dariano (Marmaduke).
An avid Nascar, Yankees, and Jets fan, Bob enjoyed spending his free time with his three girls Cupcake, Peaches, and Pumpkin. He took great pride in officiating the wedding of his first grandchild Lindsay.
Bob is survived by his loving wife Kathy; was the beloved father of Lisa Lamborn (Patrick) of NJ, Robert Dariano Jr. (Michelle) of Glenville, and Tony Dariano (Carrie) of Scotia; beloved sibling of Leonard Lenny Dariano (Carolyn) of Lake George, Carmella Deppen (Ronald) of PA, John Dariano Jr. of Clifton Park, Margaret Peggy Sartin of AZ, and Gerald Jerry Dariano (Alyce) of Scotia; beloved grandfather of Lindsay Zwierlein (Benjamin) of NJ, A.J. Lamborn, Dylan Dariano, Jacob Dariano, Brandon Dariano, Allison Dariano, and Connor Dariano; and beloved great-grandfather of Addalie Zwierlein of NJ. Bob is also survived by many brother-in-laws, sister-in-laws, nieces and nephews.
Bob is pre-deceased by his parents John and Catherine Dariano, Joseph Sartin, Ann Wickham (Marmaduke), David DeCresce, best friend Jack Johnson, and several aunts and uncles.
A mass of Christian burial to which relatives and friends are invited will be held on Monday at 9am at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 1255 Pleasant St., Schenectady. There will be no calling hours.
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