In Memory of
Robert
N.
"Bob"

Beaverstock

Obituary for Robert "Bob" Beaverstock

Robert "Bob" Beaverstock, 92, of Ellington, passed away on Friday, September 28, 2018. Bob was born in Ellington on October 24, 1925 to the late Nelson and Lena (Kellner) Beaverstock. In 1943, he graduated from Rockville High School and started work at Hamilton Standard, where he worked until his retirement. Bob was an avid horseback rider and part timer farmer. He enjoyed traveling and took many wilderness horseback riding trips around the United States, in Ireland and New Zealand. He rode in the Rose Bowl Parade for several years and was the founding member of the Reddington Rock Riding Club and a member of both the CT Trail Riders Association and Granby Horse Council. Bob enjoyed volunteering for many organizations, and for over 50 years he was the Director and past President of the Four Town Fair. He is survived by his sister-in-law Janice Schaeffer of Ellington and many cousins and friends. He was predeceased by his sister Doris Schaeffer and brother-in-law Charles Schaeffer. A special thank you to Bob’s caregivers Darlene, Tiffany, Tammy, Roxanne, and the North Central Hospice nurses for their support. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at St. Luke Church, 141 Maple St., Ellington with burial to follow at Grove Hill Cemetery, Vernon. Memorial donations may be made to the Four Town Fair, PO Box 24, Somers, CT 06071. For online condolences, please visit www.pietrasfuneralhome.com