GAGYI Robert J.

GAGYI Robert J.

Male 1921 - 2010  (88 years)

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  • Name GAGYI Robert J. 
    Born 17 Oct 1921  Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _UID 9201191D298C448E8EF358FCD4E0911781D6 
    Died 15 Sep 2010  Largo, Pinellas, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Largo Medical Center 
    • OBIT: Robert J. Gagyi, 88, of St Petersburg, FL funeral is 12:45 PM, Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at the Bay Pines VA National Cemetery, 10000 Bay Pines Blvd., Bay Pines, Florida 33744 with the United States Army Military Honors Team, to officiate.

      Robert was born October 17, 1921 in Dayton, OH and died September 15, 2010 at the Largo Medical Center, Largo, FL from natural causes. A retired heavy equipment operator for the City of St Petersburg, FL; a Protestant and a local resident since 1951 when he moved here from Dayton, Ohio.

      Tec 5 Gagyi military awards and decorations include a Silver Star Medal; Purple Heart; American Defense Service Medal; Good Conduct Medal; Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal; with 2 Bronze Service Stars; Philippine Liberation Ribbon with 1 Bronze Star and the World War II Victory Medal. He served gallantry in the Northern Solomon's and Luzon, Philippines. He was assigned to the 37th Infantry Division from Ohio and helped liberate St. Tomas University, Milan, Philippines. He was injured and spent time on a hospital ship. His US Army assignment was a forward radio operator and observer throughout the Pacific Theater. Robert was a Master Mason for over 50 years and belonged to F&AM Lodge # 283 in St Petersburg, FL.

      Robert is predeceased by his wife, Jean and is survived by his daughters: Roberta Sue Dickson of St. Petersburg, FL and Kristine Marie Bearse and her husband, Paul of Palmetto, FL; step-son, Corey Bailey and his wife, El-Lo-Ly of North Carolina; four grandchildren: Ronda Ard, Ronald Dickson, Shawn Mobley and Kimberly Epling and four great grandchildren: Gavin Ard, Hayley Mobley, Rachel Mobley and Barret Epling.)
    Buried 29 Sep 2010  Bay Pines, Pinellas, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Bay Pines National Cemetery 
    Person ID I1125  Tasker Database
    Last Modified 31 Dec 2012 

    Father GAGYI Nicholas,   b. CA 1883, Hungary Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1967, Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Mother MATYUS Annie,   b. 1885, Hungary Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936  (Age 51 years) 
    Married CA 1906  [2
    Family ID F332  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family [GAGYI Jean B.,   b. 11 Sep 1921,   d. 5 Mar 2001, , , Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married Y  [3
    Last Modified 2 May 2014 
    Family ID F333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Veteran & Patriot of World War II
    Veteran & Patriot of World War II
    Robert J. Gagyi
    Robert J. Gagyi

  • Sources 
    1. [S153] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #59068115 9/22/2010.

    2. [S291] Census-1920-OH-Montgomery-Dayton, Roll: T625_1422; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 141; Image: 44.

    3. [S153] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #59837246 10/9/2010.