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Robert M. Clar

Pittsford: Passed away on November 26, 2023 at age 79. He was predeceased by his parents, Harry and DeVera Clar; sister, Janus Clar; brother-in-law, Fred Rock.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Joan Clar; sons, David (Jennie Schaff) Clar and Daniel (Caroline Homan) Clar; grandchildren, Russell Clar, Ada Clar, Asher Clar, Zachary Clar, Nathan Schaff, Charles Schaff, Eliana Schaff, Nikolas Homan and Linnea Homan; brother, Lonnie (Sue) Clar; sisters, Lorraine (Robert) Leavitt, Sally Rock; nieces, nephews, cousins and many dear friends.

Bob owned Express Press for over 30 years.
His greatest hobby was creating wooden cutting boards that he proudly displayed and sold at the Memorial Art Gallery and gave to friends.
His love for boating and fishing were also a big part of his life.
His biggest pleasure was his family, with a standout being his wife, Joan, of 53 years, whom he could not thank or love enough throughout his many health challenges.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, November 29th at 11AM in the Sanctuary of Temple B’rith Kodesh, 2131 Elmwood Avenue. The service will be Live Streamed via Zoom at the following link:
Meeting ID: 820 1489 5489
Passcode: TBK2020
Interment, White Haven Memorial Park.

Shiva will be observed at the home of David Clar and Jennie Schaff (154 Barclay Square Drive, Brighton) on Wednesday, November 29th from 4-8 PM and Thursday, November 30th from 1-3 and 6:30 – 8:30 PM.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the JCC CenterStage Theater, 1200 Edgewood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618 (Donate Online); Michael J. Fox Foundation (for Parkinson’s Research), Grand Central Station, P.O. Box 4777, New York, NY 10163 (Donate Online) or Temple B’rith Kodesh, 2131 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618 (Donate Online).

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