Robert Cahill, 85, of New Bern, died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at CarolinaEast Medical Center, New Bern.

Robert Cahill, 85, of New Bern, died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at CarolinaEast Medical Center, New Bern.

A native of Bronx, N.Y., he served in the Marine Corps at Cherry Point until 1954. He worked as an import/export manager in Manhattan until his retirement and returned to the area in 2008, living in Carolina Pines. He was a youth volunteer serving as a scout leader, coach, team manager, on various youth league boards, and as a PTA president. He enjoyed playing card games.

Funeral mass will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Annunciation Catholic Church with Father Bill Upah officiating.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Eleonore; two daughters, Kate and Patti; three sons, Rob, Tom and Matt; 13 13 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Fisher House, 4 Recovery Way, Camp Lejeune, NC 28547.

Arrangements are by Munden Funeral Home and Cremations, Havelock.