Robert Stephen Devine, formerly of Pearl River, NY, passed away on March 13, 2017, at Westchester Medical Center after a valiant battle with brain cancer . Robert was born March 7, 1952 to the late Vincent and Helen Devine and moved to Pearl River, NY as a young child. He attended Pearl River Schools and graduated from Stevens Institute with a degree in Chemical Engineering. He worked locally for a number of years at Ciba-Geigy. In recent years he resided in Scranton, PA and the west coast where he worked as a day trader.
He is survived by his sister, Ann Devine Farrell ( James) of Pearl River, NY, his brother James Devine of Otisville, NY, his niece, Elizabeth Dunnigan and nephew Joseph Farrell of Pearl River, NY, nephews, Padraic and Dennis Devine of Otisville, NY and Kevin Devine of California, as well as many great nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, March 20, 2017, 10 am at St. Aedans Roman Catholic Church in Pearl River, NY, burial to follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery in Nanuet, NY.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donation in Roberts name may be made to the charity of your choice.