Saratoga Springs, NY - Richard Earl Robenstein of Saratoga Springs died suddenly on April 13, 2021. Born in Hackensack, NJ he was the son of the late Richard A Robenstein and Marguerite Earl Robenstein. He graduated from Northern Regional High School in 1967. He began his successful nuclear career in the US Navy. He held a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering. When leaving the Navy he went to work for Westinghouse in Pittsburgh, PA. After leaving Westinghouse he moved on to become Vice President of ECI, forming a nuclear training division. After a few years he formed his own very successful nuclear consulting firm ETC/ETCI and finishing his career at Entergy Corporation.
Rich loved most of all spending time with his family. He enjoyed traveling, playing bridge, and golfing. He was an active member of the Ballston Spa Elks Lodge #2619. While in the Elks he served as the Veterans Chair. A committee very dear to his heart.
Besides his parents he was predeceased by his brother Randolph Earl Robenstein and a sister Rita Ellen Robenstein Procter.
Survivors include his loving and devoted wife of 52 years Candyce Haley Robenstein, two sons Richard Earl Robenstein II and Christopher Earl Robenstein, grandsons Richard Earl Robenstein III, Tyler Jacob Robenstein and Connor Ryan Robenstein.
A memorial service will be celebrated at the Historic Church of St Peter’s on Saturday May 1, 2021 at 11 AM. Burial will follow in St. Peter’s Cemetery, West Ave. Arrangements are under the direction of the William J. Burke & Sons/ Bussing& Cunniff Funeral Home, 628 N. Broadway, Saratoga Springs.
Memorials may be made in his name to Church of St. Peter 241 Broadway Saratoga Springs NY 12866 or Ballston Spa Elks #2619 10 Hamilton St. Ballston Spa, NY 12020.
Online remembrances may be made at www.burkefuneralhome.com.