Robert J. Hamlet
EARVEVILLE — Robert J. Hamlet, 77, of Earleville and Cedar Key, Fla. died on Oct. 19, 2016 at his summer home in Earleville.
Bob was born on July 21, 1939 in Philadelphia, Pa., son of the late William and Catherine Dugan Hamlet. He attended Penn State (where he met his wife) and was a graduate of Temple University. He obtained his master’s in education from Cheyney University. Bob began his career as a high school teacher and for 33 years he taught pre-school and kindergarten for Phila-
delphia Public Schools, retiring in 1996. He had a love for music and singing and enjoyed with others both in Maryland and Florida.
Mr. Hamlet is survived by his wife of 54 years, Elaine Buck Hamlet; daughter Colleen Hamlet of Upper Darby, Pa.; a brother, Edward Hamlet and sister Nancy Toler, both of Ocean View, Del.; four grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.
Services will be held privately.
Arrangements by Galena Funeral Home of Stephen L. Schaech.