- September 23, 1930 - March 4, 2017
- Metairie, Louisiana
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Robert August Quinn
On Saturday, March 4, 2017, Bob passed away peacefully at the age of 86 surrounded by his family. He was married to his loving wife, Mary Grace LaRose Quinn for 65 years. During their years of married life they were blessed with two children, Robert J. Quinn, who preceded him in death, and his devoted daughter Bambi Quinn Weinstein (Drew). He is survived by his beloved granddaughters Casey Weinstein Polivka (John Robert) and Carley Rose Weinstein. He is also survived by many cherished nieces and nephews. In a long, distinguished 67 year career as a member and officer of Plumbers' and Steamfitters' Local Union 60, he was honored to have served in several elected positions. When he retired he had been Business Manager and Secretary Treasurer for many years. He was President of the Greater New Orleans AFL-CIO and Vice President of the Louisiana AFL-CIO for several terms.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Gathering at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., on Saturday, March 11, 2017 starting at 11:00AM until service time. A Prayer Service will begin at 12:30PM
To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com .