Robert H. Longden, 86, of East Syracuse, passed away peacefully on Monday at St. Camillus Nursing Home. Born on December 27, 1932 to Walter and Bertha Longden. Robert retired from the Railroad and the City of Syracuse DPW.
Robert is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Josephine (Vangel) Longden; three sons, Robert (Cindie) Jr. of North Syracuse, Edward (Jean) of Liverpool and Michael (Lisa) Longden of Syracuse; three brothers, Art of Fayetteville, Richard and Harold of East Syracuse; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Private family services will be held at Delaney Greabell Adydan Funeral Home, East Syracuse with Rev. Severine Yagaza officiating. Burial will be private. There will be no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the East Syracuse American Legion Post 359, 135 W. Manlius Street, East Syracuse, New York 13057.
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