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Robert Arthur Balcom

February 6, 1927 ~ April 11, 2019 (age 92)

Robert A. Balcom, of Willimantic, passed away on April 11, 2019 at Douglas Manor in Windham Center. Born in Willimantic on February 6, 1927, he was the son of the late Thelma Harris Balcom and Arthur L. Balcom. A World War II Navy veteran, he worked for many years at Pratt and Whitney in East Hartford. He leaves a sister, Norma B. Hawkins, of Brooklyn, CT, two granddaughters and several great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Pauline R. Balcom, and his son, Robert A. Balcom, Jr. There will be no calling hours. A private family burial will be held.  To leave an online condolence, please visit

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