Robert B. Vicini, 85, of Derry, passed peacefully Thursday April 13, 2023. He was born June 8, 1937 in Barnesboro the son of Guido and Sue Motel Vicini.
Bob was a member of St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church of Bradenville. He had retired as a group leader from ICI and was an avid fisherman, hunter and golfer holding memberships to the Derry Rod & Gun Club, the Derry Ukes, the Greek Club, Slovak Club, the Elks and the Derry Historical Society. Many of his other enjoyments came from cruising and traveling with his wife and friends.
He is survived by his wife of over sixty-three years JoAnne Zanella Vicini, sons; Robert M. Vicini (Jan) of Coudersport and Rod A. Vicini of Derry along with his three grandsons; Jacob, Jordan and Max along with his great granddaughter Aria.
Friends will be received from 3-6pm Friday April 21,2023 at the McCabe Funeral Home, 300 W. Third Avenue, Derry. The Divine Liturgy will be celebrated Saturday at 10am at St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church.
A very special thank you to his caregivers; Eunice and Joan, Greensburg Care Center staff and Bridges Hospice who all took such good care of him and did so much to get that special grin on his face and to Joan's dog Willy who visited him each day.
Memorials may be made to the Derry Historical Society, Caldwell Memorial Library, the Westmoreland Food Bank or St. Mary's Byzantine Church.
Online condolences may be made to www.mccabefuneralhomespa.com.