Obituary: Robert J. Petro, 70, of Shelton

Robert J. Petro, 70, of Shelton, employed for 25 years at UPS, husband of Kathleen (Sheehy) Petro, died June 12, in the VA Medical Center in West Haven.

Born in Derby on Aug. 22, 1945, son of the late Michael and Gertrude (Bablanka) Petro; U.S. Air Force, Vietnam War.  

Also survived by children, Maureen Petro, and Kerry Pawlyk and her husband, David, and his grandson, Brandon Pawlyk.  

Visiting hours: Thursday, June 16, 4-7 p.m., Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Road, Shelton. Services: Friday, June 17, 9:45, at the funeral home, at 10:30 a.m., in St. Joseph Church, Shelton.

Memorial contributions: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at