Robert James Hassett, 90, of Penn Township died on Jan. 19 at his home in Jenners Pond Retirement Community.He was the husband of Hazel Keach Hassett, with whom he shared 68 years of marriage.

Born in Hudson Falls, N.Y., he was the son of the late Arthur and Alta Hassett.

Mr. Hassett earned a mechanical engineering degree from Clarkson College in Potsdam, N.Y., graduating magna cum laude. He was retired from General Electric Missile and Space Department.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by one brother, Don Hassett of Hudson Falls; one daughter, Janet Kane of Kennett Square; two sons, Gary Hassett of Highlands Ranch, Colo. and Neil Hassett of Glastonbury, Conn.; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

He was a member of West Grove United Methodist Church in West Grove.

His funeral was Thursday, Jan. 24, at West Grove United Methodist Church, West Grove.

Contributions may be made to Neighborhood VNA, 795 E Marshall Street, West Chester, PA 19380.

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