Dayville, Ct & Titusville, FL – Robert J. Duncan, 75, a winter resident of Titusville died Tuesday October 30, 2018 at Parrish Medical Center. Robert was a resident of Danielson, CT and had just begun spending his winters in Titusville. A free-spirited person who enjoyed being with people and helping others, he had retired from ARC of Quinebaug Valley, a company that assisted the disabled, where he was a part of human services. He enjoyed teaching and a person who loved to dance, he combined the two and taught country line dancing.
In retirement, Bob also became an accomplished quilter, creating many beautiful quilts and wall hangings, some of which are on display at the Quinebaug Valley Senior Center. His kind and generous nature touched many lives. He was always a willing volunteer for any worthwhile cause. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Predeceased by his parents: Carl & Marie Duncan and a brother: Frankie; he is survived by his partner of 35 years: Michael Waters; daughter: Katie Duncan Meier of North Carolina; brothers: Charles Edward, Jerry, David all of Bowling Green, KY, Gene of Arcadia, FL; sister: Sue Brahas of California; many nieces and nephews; and a special member of the family, his dog Max.
A celebration of his life will be held in Connecticut next Spring and another at a later date in Bowling Green, Kentucky. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Daily Bread Food Bank in Putnam, Ct. or the Quinebaug Valley Senior Center in Brooklyn Ct. For Memorial Guestbook, visit www.GilmanAndValade.com