O’Rourke & O’Rourke
Inc. Funeral Home

25 River Street
Salamanca, NY 14779
phone: (716) 945-4760
fax: (716) 945-4222

Robert "Bob" Nugent

Mr. Robert E. Nugent, age 58, of 36 Pimlico Avenue, Salamanca, New York died early Friday morning, June 15, 2007 shortly after being admitted to Olean General Hospital, Olean, New York.

Born on September 1, 1948 in Salamanca, New York he was he son of Mildred Bozard Nugent, Orchard Park, New York and the late Edward Nugent. He was married on November 14, 1970 in St. Patrick's Church to the former Laurie Swanson who survives.

Mr. Nugent was a graduate of Salamanca High School Class of 1966. He graduated from SUNY Brockport in 1970.

He was the Big 30 Player of the Year for football and he was the Salamanca High School Athlete of the Year in 1966. At Brockport College he lettered 4 years in football and was the ECAC Player if the week 3 times.

Mr. Nugent has been employed as Physical Education/ Health Teacher at Salamanca High School for 36 years. He also coached Varsity Track, Football, and JV Baseball.

He was a member of St. Patrick's Church.

Surviving besides his wife: a son, Todd (Jamie) Nugent, 7 Fillmore Aveue, Salamanca, New York; a daughter, Tracy (Ronald) Wojtowicz, Wilmington, N.C.; 2 brothers, Michael "Mickey" (Patricia) Nugent, Springville, NY, Thomas Nugent, Spencerport, New York; several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the O'Rourke & O'Rourke Inc. Funeral Home, 25 River Street, Salamanca, New York on Sunday from 2 - 4 & 7 -9 P.M.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday morning at 11:00 A.M. in St. Patrick's Church with Rev. Patrick O'Keefe, pastor of St. Patrick'a Church, Randoplh. New York officiating.

Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Salamanca, New York.

The family suggests memorials to the All Sports Booster Club or the donor's choice.