Robert C. Chubet, 68, of Cromwell and formerly of Southington, passed away peacefully with members of his family by his side on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at Hartford Hospital.
Bobby was born in Southington on September 2, 1952, one of ten children, to the late Edward and Florence (Billingham) Chubet.
He graduated from SHS in 1970 and went to Mattatuck College. In 1972, Bob was drafted to the U.S. Army and proudly served his country in Germany during the Vietnam Era. He was an excellent golfer and was the 1971 club champion at the Southington Country Club. He was an avid Red Sox, UCONN and New England Patriots fan. Bobby loved his family and looked forward to getting together, especially for the annual Christmas celebration.
He is survived by his longtime partner Rose-Marie Tomassetti of Cromwell and 7 siblings, Anne Chubet-Mangiacopra and husband Anthony; Richard Chubet and wife Kathleen; James Chubet; Thomas Chubet; Joseph Chubet and wife Susan; Katherine Mason and husband Dr. Brian Mason and Christopher Chubet and wife Lucia, his sister-in-law, Lorraine Chubet, brothers-in-law, Jim Hennessey and Robert Tomassetti and many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. In addition to his parents, Bobby was predeceased by his brother, Michael Chubet and his sister, Elizabeth Hennessey.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Bobby’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.
A graveside service with military honors will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at South End Cemetery, Southington. Calling hours will be held from 4 -7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at the Plantsville Funeral Home, 975 S. Main St, Plantsville. Face coverings are required at all times. For online condolences and directions, please visit www.plantsvillefuneralhome.com.