Robert M. Dalrymple


Robert M. Dalrymple, 93, passed away on Tuesday, August 7, 2018. Born in Syracuse, NY on October 18, 1924, he was the son of George and Mary Ethel Dalrymple. He was a Machinist’s Mate First Class serving in the US Navy during World War II.

After serving in the Navy, Robert started his own business, R. M. Dalrymple, Co. Inc., installing and servicing petroleum equipment for convenience stores.

Bob had a passion for the water and spent many years boating with his family on the St. Lawrence Seaway.

Bob is survived by his wife of 69 years Arlene, and their daughters, Karen Valentine, Sandra Peculis and Robin O’Brien; five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

Funeral services with military honors will be held 2:30pm on Friday, August 10 at the Gerald B H
Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Duell Road, Schuylerville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Malta Ridge United Methodist Church, 729 Malta Ave., Ballston Spa, NY 12020.

Guest Book

Colleen & Dan Ryan

Robin & Entire Family

Our deepest condolences go out to you and the family on the loss of your Dad. You are in the thoughts and prayers of many friends during this most difficult of times.

Mary Sheridan

So blessed to have known this wonderful man. He always made me laugh with his stories. He will certainly be missed. Prayers and thoughts for all the family.

Jonathan H Bolte

My heart goes out to you all.

Amanda Cernik

Love and condolences to the entire Dalrymple clan. Heaven is very lucky to get that extra charm and laughter...

Linda and Bruce

Prayers for this loving family. Wished we were there to wrap our arms around all of you.