Robert E. Joslin, age 78, a resident of Squaw Hill Road in Bennington, died on Monday, November 9, 2020.
He was born in Dorset, Vermont and was the son of the late Fay Edward and Grace E. (Stevens) Joslin. He received his education in Manchester, Vermont and is a graduate of Burr and Burton Academy in Manchester. He married the former Barbara Martell in 1967 in Grand Isle, Vermont. Robert served in the Army as a Green Barret during the Viet Nam War. Following the war, he went to work for the Super Duper Food Store as a meat cutter. He later worked for P and C Food Markets. Robert later went to work at Energizer in Bennington, Vermont as a Line Tender until his retirement.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, yardwork and he enjoyed cooking. He was a good family man.
Besides his wife, he is survived by two daughters: Victoria Joslin of Pownal, Vermont and Tina Joslin of Bennington, Vermont. Robert leaves his six grandchildren: Jeff Joslin, Justin Joslin, Joshua Joslin, Sadie Teal, Sage Teal, and Jillian Bushee, as well as five great grandchildren; Sophia Joslin, Myah Joslin, Aurora Joslin, Gavin Joslin, and Wyatt Joslin. He has one sister Darlene Pettibone of Pownal, Vermont and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, his is predeceased by one daughter Jeanne Marie Joslin.
At Robert’s request there will not be any calling hours or services.
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