OSWEGO, NY – Robert H. LaGoe, 60, a resident of 161 W. Seneca St., died on June 29, 2009, at his home.
Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late Robert and Rita (Harrington) LaGoe.
He was a graduate of St. Paul’s School and Oswego High School.
He was a member of the Steamfitters and Plumbers Local #73 for more than 25 years working on many local construction sites including Nine Mile I and II.
Mr. LaGoe was a sergeant in the U.S. Army from 1968-1970 serving in Germany during the Vietnam War.
He was a member of the American Legion #268, VFW #5885 and the Loyal Order of Moose #743.
He was an avid outsdoorsman who loved to fish, hunt and golf.
Surviving are his wife of 35 years, the former Mary Lou Musico; three sisters, Theresa (Joseph) Colloca of Oswego, Mary Kostoroski of Oswego, Kathleen (Robert) Allen of Lake Worth, Florida; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and sisters and brothers-in-laws and his beloved dog, Sam.
A memorial mass will be held on Friday at 10 a.m. from St. Joseph’s Church.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 4-7 p.m. at the Dowdle Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family request contributions may be made to the Charles and Mary Haney Fund, Hemo Oncology Department, 140 W. Sixth St., Suite 110, Oswego, N.Y. 13126.