VONNEIDA, Robert C. of Breesport, NY passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at Elcor Health Services after a courageous battle at the age of 83. Robert was born April 28, 1933 in Elmira, NY, a son of the late Harry and Mildred Watts Vonneida. He is survived by his daughter, Christylee (Miahael) Ruggiero of Horseheads, NY, Kimberly Vonneida of Horseheads, NY; grandchildren, Jody (Gary) Wood, Shawn (Wendy) Cleveland, Josand (Collin) Campbell and Casandra (Tim) Hosley; nine great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and a host of friends. He was employed by Westinghouse Corp. in Horsheads of nearly 40 years as a Maintenance Forman and later was a security guard at Eaton. Robert will be loving remembered as an outdoorsman, jokester, and loved to stay busy. He loved nature while sitting on his porch and watching his great grandchildren play.