Robert Glenwood Warblow, 82 of Etowah, NC passed away on June 20, 2014 after a lengthy illness.
He was born on December 23, 1931 in North Tonawanda, NY to the late Glenwood and Edna Schroeder Warblow. He was the brother of the late James Warblow of North Tonawanda, NY.
Robert is survived by his wife Dorothy Ann Keenan Warblow of Etowah, NC; a nephew, Robert Snyder; a great-nephew, Daniel Snyder; and a great-niece Renee Snyder all of Tonawanda, NY.
After graduating North Tonawanda High School, Robert received a degree in Interior Design from the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY. He then joined the US Air Force during the Korean Conflict. After the service he attended the University of Colorado at Denver and received a Masters Degree in Design.
Interior Design was not just a job to Robert, it was something he loved. His clients were not just customers, but friends. He worked in interior design for 50 years before retiring. His work took him all over the United States and Canada. Robert loved to travel and meet new people. He loved the theater and classical music.
Robert was a member of St. James Episcopal Church in Hendersonville, NC, where a memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on July 16, 2014 to celebrate his life.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to: St. James Episcopal Church, 766 North Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792 or Four Seasons Compassion-for-Life, 571 South Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.